Number: 201208091 Principal Investigator: Figenshau, R. Sherburne
Title: Evaluation of the Off-Clamp Robot-Assisted Partial Nephrectomy Technique in the Management of Renal Tumors
Description: A technique where the laparoscopic/robotic kidney surgery is performed without clamping of the blood vessels and without the interruption of the blood flow to the kidney has been developed and is being routinely performed here by your surgeon. It remains unclear whether it is better for kidney func...MORE
 Number: CTSU SWOG S0931 Principal Investigator: Roth, Bruce
Title: EVEREST: EVErolimus for Renal Cancer Ensuing Surgical Therapy, a Phase III Study
Description: The purpose of this study is to see whether treatment with everolimus after surgery for kidney cancer will keep the cancer from returning better than surgery alone....MORE
 Number: CTSU E2810 Principal Investigator: Picus, Joel
Title: Randomized, Double-Blind Phase III Study of Pazopanib vs. Placebo in Patients with Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma Who Have No Evidence of Disease Following Metastasectomy
Description: The purpose of this study is to determine whether taking an oral drug known as pazopanib will reduce the risk of the cancer recurring in the future....MORE
 Number: 201301006 Principal Investigator: Roth, Bruce
Title: An International Phase 3, Randomized Trial of Autologous Dendritic Cell Immunotherapy (AGS-003) plus Standard Treatment of Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma (ADAPT)
Description: The purpose of this research study is to see if treatment with AGS-003 (a drug made using a piece of a patient's tumor and a patient's own white blood cells) plus regular medications is any different than treatment with regular medications alone....MORE