clinical trials

Berzosertib is one of several repurposed drugs scientists are studying to treat the virus

By uclahealth • November 29, 2021

UCLA researchers are working to decrease illness severity in COVID-19 patients

By uclahealth • November 24, 2020

Researchers have developed a breakthrough in cancer treatment known as chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy. This promising form of immunotherapy attacks cancerous cells in the body. ...

By uclahealth • October 7, 2019

In 2015, ESPN reporter Holly Row was diagnosed with desmoplastic melanoma, a rare, fast-spreading form of skin cancer. After a first surgery, she enrolled in ...

By uclahealth • July 18, 2019

When the California Center for Rare Diseases at UCLA opens its doors, it will become a destination of hope for patients and their families who ...

By uclahealth • June 4, 2019

Clinical trials are research studies that seek to find an answer to specific questions about a condition or disease. They are highly regulated, making ...

By uclahealth • August 8, 2018

On June 15, 2017 I received a liver and kidney transplant at UCLA due to Polycystic Kidney and Polycystic Liver Disease. I knew for many ...

By selby1 • March 26, 2018

Dear Doctors: I keep reading about new cancer drugs that have been developed in clinical trials. What exactly is a clinical trial and how does ...

By Ask the Doctors • February 13, 2018

I met Dr. Rastogi years ago at a PKD (Polycystic Kidney Disease) awareness event, and it was clear from the start that he cared deeply ...

By simonlewissimonlewis • September 7, 2017

A study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology in July suggests that as many as ...

By Ryan Hatoum • August 18, 2017