Clinical Trials Update: Jan. 18, 2005

High Cholesterol (Hyperlipidemia) Prostate Cancer Pancreatic Cancer

(HealthDayNews) -- Here are the latest clinical trials, courtesy of CenterWatch:

High Cholesterol (Hyperlipidemia)

A research study of an investigational medication to lower cholesterol. Volunteers ages 18 and older who have high cholesterol may be eligible. Research sites located throughout the United States.

More Information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat170.html.

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Prostate Cancer

A research study to assess the efficacy and safety of an investigational medication regimen for metastatic prostate cancer. Men ages 18 and older with hormone-refractory prostate cancer (HRPC) may be eligible. Research sites located throughout the world.

More Information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat36.html.

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Pancreatic Cancer

A clinical research study to evaluate the safety and efficacy of an investigational medication regimen for metastatic (stage IV) adenocarcinoma of the pancreas. Volunteers 18 and older who have failed a gemcitabine-containing chemotherapy regimen may be eligible. Research sites located in San Diego, Calif., and Philadelphia, Penn.

More Information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat35.html.

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