Current open trials in Cambridge
The table below lists current open trials for upper gastrointestinal cancers coordinated by the Cambridge Cancer Trials Centre (last updated January 2016).
|Trial name||Trial description||Contact|
|Evaluation of a NonEndoscopic Device for Barrett's Oesophagus - BEST 2||Evaluation of a Non-Endoscopic Immunocytological Device (Cytosponge) for Barrett's Esophagus Screening in a Case-Control Study (BEST2)||Prof Rebecca Fitzgerald|
|Neo-AEGIS||Randomised Clinical Trial of neoadjuvant and adjuvant chemotherapy (MAGIC regimen) vs. neoadjuvant chemoradiation (CROSS protocol) in adenocarcinoma of the oesophagus and oesophago-gastric junction.||Dr Hugo Ford|
|OCCAMS||Multicentre Study to determine Predictive and Prognostic Biomarkers and Therapeutic Targets for Oesophageal and Junctional Adenocarcinoma including whole genome sequencing||Prof Rebecca Fitzgerald|
|RAINFALL (I4T-MC-JVCU)||A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Phase 3 Study of Capecitabine and Cisplatin With or Without Ramucirumab as First-line Therapy in Patients With Metastatic Gastric or Gastroesophageal Junction Adenocarcinoma||Dr Hugo Ford|
|Trimodal Imaging and Molecular Endpoints||Feasibility study to assess utility of Trimodal Endoscopic Imaging in to direct molecular tests on tissue samples and thereby improve prediction of individual risk of cancer and diagnosis of dysplasia in patients with Barrett's oesophagus||Prof Rebecca Fitzgerald|
If you would like further information about how to take part in any of the clinical trials listed here that are open to recruitment, please talk to your cancer specialist as patients usually need to be referred by their doctor.