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NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital and Fowler Family Cancer Center - Jonesboro

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Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
Global Leader in Cancer
Global Leader in Lung Cancer
Conducts research for Breast Cancer
Conducts research for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Conducts research for Adenocarcinoma
116 reported clinical trials
20 medical researchers
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Summary

NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital and Fowler Family Cancer Center - Jonesboro is a medical facility located in Jonesboro, Arkansas. This center is recognized for care of Cancer, Lung Cancer, Breast Cancer, Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, Adenocarcinoma and other specialties. NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital and Fowler Family Cancer Center - Jonesboro is involved with conducting 116 clinical trials across 258 conditions. There are 20 research doctors associated with this hospital, such as Philip E. Lammers, Raymond U. Osarogiagbon, Stephen W. Behrman, and Donald S. Gravenor.

Area of expertise

1Cancer
Global Leader
NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital and Fowler Family Cancer Center - Jonesboro has run 52 trials for Cancer. Some of their research focus areas include:
Stage IV
Stage III
Stage II
2Lung Cancer
Global Leader
NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital and Fowler Family Cancer Center - Jonesboro has run 33 trials for Lung Cancer. Some of their research focus areas include:
Stage II
Stage I
Stage IV

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Clinical Trials running at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital and Fowler Family Cancer Center - Jonesboro

Breast Cancer
Lung Cancer
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatic Carcinoma
Colorectal Cancer
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Fallopian Tube Cancer
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Chemotherapy + Hormone Therapy

for Breast Cancer

This Phase III Trial will determine whether adjuvant chemotherapy (ACT) added to ovarian function suppression (OFS) plus endocrine therapy (ET) is superior to OFS plus ET in improving invasive breast cancer-free survival (IBCFS) among premenopausal, early- stage breast cancer (EBC) patients with estrogen receptor (ER)-positive, HER2-negative tumors and 21-gene recurrence score (RS) between 16-25 (for pN0 patients) and 0-25 (for pN1 patients).
Recruiting2 awards Phase 319 criteria
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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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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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NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital and Fowler Family Cancer Center - Jonesboro is a medical facility located in Jonesboro, Arkansas. This center is recognized for care of Cancer, Lung Cancer, Breast Cancer, Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, Adenocarcinoma and other specialties. NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital and Fowler Family Cancer Center - Jonesboro is involved with conducting 116 clinical trials across 258 conditions. There are 20 research doctors associated with this hospital, such as Philip E. Lammers, Raymond U. Osarogiagbon, Stephen W. Behrman, and Donald S. Gravenor.