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Medical Oncology Hematology Consultants PA

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Newark, Delaware 19713
Global Leader in Cancer
Global Leader in Breast Cancer
Conducts research for Lung Cancer
Conducts research for Adenocarcinoma
Conducts research for Tumors
250 reported clinical trials
3 medical researchers
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Summary

Medical Oncology Hematology Consultants PA is a medical facility located in Newark, Delaware. This center is recognized for care of Cancer, Breast Cancer, Lung Cancer, Adenocarcinoma, Tumors and other specialties. Medical Oncology Hematology Consultants PA is involved with conducting 250 clinical trials across 377 conditions. There are 3 research doctors associated with this hospital, such as Gregory A. Masters, Jamal Misleh, MD, and Mark E. Borowsky.

Area of expertise

1Cancer
Global Leader
Medical Oncology Hematology Consultants PA has run 95 trials for Cancer. Some of their research focus areas include:
Stage IV
Stage III
Stage II
2Breast Cancer
Global Leader
Medical Oncology Hematology Consultants PA has run 43 trials for Breast Cancer. Some of their research focus areas include:
HER2 negative
ER positive
Stage IV

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Clinical Trials running at Medical Oncology Hematology Consultants PA

Breast Cancer
Lung Cancer
Cancer
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Prostate Cancer
Tumors
Colorectal Cancer
Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma
Gastroesophageal Junction Adenocarcinoma
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
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Shorter Chemo-Immunotherapy Without Anthracyclines

for Breast Cancer

This phase III trial compares the effects of shorter chemotherapy (chemo)-immunotherapy without anthracyclines to usual chemo-immunotherapy for the treatment of early-stage triple negative breast cancer. Paclitaxel is in a class of medications called anti-microtubule agents. It stops cancer cells from growing and dividing and may kill them. Carboplatin is in a class of medications known as platinum-containing compounds. It works in a way similar to the anticancer drug cisplatin, but may be better tolerated than cisplatin. Carboplatin works by killing, stopping or slowing the growth of cancer cells. Cyclophosphamide is in a class of medications called alkylating agents. It works by damaging the cell's deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) and may kill cancer cells. It may also lower the body's immune response. Docetaxel is in a class of medications called taxanes. It stops cancer cells from growing and dividing and may kill them. Doxorubicin is an anthracycline chemotherapy drug that damages DNA and may kill cancer cells. Pembrolizumab may stop the growth of tumor cells by blocking some of the enzymes needed for cell growth. Shorter treatment without anthracycline chemotherapy may work the same as the usual anthracycline chemotherapy treatment for early-stage triple negative breast cancer.
Recruiting2 awards Phase 347 criteria
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Carvedilol

for Preventing Heart Problems in HER2 Positive Breast Cancer

This study is evaluating whether a drug used to treat high blood pressure and heart failure may help prevent heart damage in patients with breast cancer.
Recruiting2 awards Phase 323 criteria
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Durvalumab + Chemotherapy

for Breast Cancer

This phase III trial compares the addition of an immunotherapy drug (durvalumab) to usual chemotherapy versus usual chemotherapy alone in treating patients with MammaPrint Ultrahigh (MP2) stage II-III hormone receptor positive, HER2 negative breast cancer. Immunotherapy with monoclonal antibodies, such as durvalumab, may help the body's immune system attack the cancer, and may interfere with the ability of tumor cells to grow and spread. Chemotherapy drugs, such as paclitaxel, doxorubicin, and cyclophosphamide work in different ways to stop the growth of tumor cells, either by killing the cells, by stopping them from dividing, or by stopping them from spreading. There is some evidence from previous clinical trials that people who have a MammaPrint Ultrahigh Risk result may be more likely to respond to chemotherapy and immunotherapy. Adding durvalumab to usual chemotherapy may be able to prevent the cancer from returning for patients with MP2 stage II-III hormone receptor positive, HER2 negative breast cancer.
Recruiting2 awards Phase 340 criteria

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Medical Oncology Hematology Consultants PA is a medical facility located in Newark, Delaware. This center is recognized for care of Cancer, Breast Cancer, Lung Cancer, Adenocarcinoma, Tumors and other specialties. Medical Oncology Hematology Consultants PA is involved with conducting 250 clinical trials across 377 conditions. There are 3 research doctors associated with this hospital, such as Gregory A. Masters, Jamal Misleh, MD, and Mark E. Borowsky.