Childhood Cancers - Featured Clinical Trials
The following list shows Featured Clinical Trials for a specific type of cancer. You may also want to view:
- Helping Survivors of Childhood Cancer Quit Smoking
(Posted: 03/24/2009) - In this study, adult survivors of childhood cancer who smoke and want to quit will be randomly assigned to one of two quitline-based strategies: counselor-initiated quitline consultations or self-paced quitline consultations.
- New Strategy for Treatment-Resistant Solid Tumors in Children
(Posted: 06/13/2006) - This clinical trial will assess the safety of of a drug called talabostat in combination with chemotherapy in pediatric patients with cancer who have not responded to or gotten worse after other treatments.
- Chemotherapy for Recurrent or Treatment-Resistant Lymphomas
(Posted: 07/26/2005) - In this trial, researchers are trying to determine whether a new drug called UCN-01 will help kill cancer cells in patients who have a type of lymphoma called anaplastic large cell lymphoma.
- Treating Mouth Sores in Pediatric Chemotherapy Patients
(Posted: 12/14/2004) - This trial is testing a homeopathic mouth rinse as a treatment for mucositis in young patients undergoing chemotherapy in preparation for stem cell transplantation.
- Treatment to Slow Tumor Progression in Children with Neurofibromatosis Type 1
(Posted: 10/26/2004) - Researchers are testing the drug tipifarnib in children with neurofibromatosis type I to see if it will slow progression of plexiform neurofibromas.