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Baylor College of Medicine

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Houston, Texas 77030
Global Leader in Breast Cancer
Global Leader in Syndrome
Conducts research for Fibrosis
Conducts research for Flu
Conducts research for Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
1378 reported clinical trials
110 medical researchers
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Summary

Baylor College of Medicine is a medical facility located in Houston, Texas. This center is recognized for care of Breast Cancer, Syndrome, Fibrosis, Flu, Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection and other specialties. Baylor College of Medicine is involved with conducting 1,378 clinical trials across 1,192 conditions. There are 110 research doctors associated with this hospital, such as Jennifer Foster, MD, Patricia Baxter, MD, Mohamed O. Othman, MD, and Mothaffar Rimawi, MD.

Area of expertise

1Breast Cancer
Global Leader
Baylor College of Medicine has run 52 trials for Breast Cancer. Some of their research focus areas include:
ER positive
Stage IV
HER2 negative
2Syndrome
Global Leader
Baylor College of Medicine has run 47 trials for Syndrome. Some of their research focus areas include:
Unknown
MELAS
MT-TK

Top PIs

Clinical Trials running at Baylor College of Medicine

Breast Cancer
Crohn's Disease
Ulcerative Colitis
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Ulcer
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Epilepsy
Liver Cancer
Hepatocellular Carcinoma
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Delayed SLND Tracing

for Breast Cancer

This study is evaluating whether a type of iron oxide nanoparticle may help surgeons determine if a patient has cancer in the lymph nodes.
Recruiting2 awards Phase 39 criteria
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Lasofoxifene and Abemaciclib vs Fulvestrant and Abemaciclib

for Breast Cancer

The goal of this clinical trial is to assess the efficacy, safety and tolerability of the combination of lasofoxifene and abemaciclib compared to fulvestrant and abemaciclib for the treatment of pre- and postmenopausal women and men who have previously received ribociclib or palbociclib-based treatment and have locally advanced or metastatic estrogen receptor positive (ER+)/human epidermal growth factor 2 negative (HER2-) breast cancer with an estrogen receptor 1 (ESR1) mutation. The main question the study aims to answer is: • To compare the efficacy of the combination of lasofoxifene and abemaciclib with that of fulvestrant and abemaciclib Participants will receive either receive 5 mg/d of oral lasofoxifene plus oral abemaciclib 150 mg twice a day or the combination of fulvestrant 500 mg intramuscular (IM) on Days 1, 15, and 29 and then once monthly thereafter plus oral abemaciclib 150 mg twice a day.
Recruiting2 awards Phase 312 criteria
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Giredestrant + Hormone Therapy

for Early-Stage Breast Cancer

This study is evaluating whether a drug called giredestrant can improve the survival of women with early breast cancer.
Recruiting2 awards Phase 311 criteria

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Frequently asked questions

What kind of research happens at Baylor College of Medicine?
Baylor College of Medicine is a medical facility located in Houston, Texas. This center is recognized for care of Breast Cancer, Syndrome, Fibrosis, Flu, Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection and other specialties. Baylor College of Medicine is involved with conducting 1,378 clinical trials across 1,192 conditions. There are 110 research doctors associated with this hospital, such as Jennifer Foster, MD, Patricia Baxter, MD, Mohamed O. Othman, MD, and Mothaffar Rimawi, MD.
Where is Baylor College of Medicine located?
Baylor College of Medicine is located in the Texas Medical Center at 6651 Main St, Houston, TX, offering easy access via major freeways and thoroughfares.
Who should I call to ask about financial aid or insurance network?
For general inquiries at Baylor College of Medicine, please call (713) 798-4951. For financial assistance or billing concerns, contact the Baylor Scott & White Health Financial Assistance Program at 1-800-725-0024 (North Texas) or 1-800-994-0371 (Central Texas). The Baylor College of Medicine Billing Office is available at (713) 798-1900 for billing questions.
What insurance does Baylor College of Medicine accept?
The Baylor College of Medicine accepts a variety of insurance plans, including HMO, PPO, and POS managed care programs. Baylor Scott & White Health facilities accept Traditional Medicaid, Traditional Medicare, and any Medicare Supplement/Medigap plan, along with being contracted providers for insurance companies like Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Humana, and more. Always verify coverage with the hospital or health plan before scheduling a visit or procedure.
What awards or recognition has Baylor College of Medicine received?
Baylor College of Medicine has been awarded a $14.85 million grant for neurological research and $24 million for cancer research and prevention. Additionally, they provide collaborative pilot grants in partnership with the University of Houston and have received awards funded by the DeBakey Medical Foundation.