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10:22 EDT 29th August 2016 | BioPortfolio

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Showing "transplant" Clinical Trials 101–125 of 2,100+

Thursday 5th May 2016

Modification of the Intestinal Microbiome by Diet Intervention to Mitigate Acute Graft-Versus-Host Disease

Investigators are evaluating the feasibility, safety and early efficacy of administering a commercially available dietary supplement containing potato-based resistant starch to subjects undergoing allogeneic SCT (stem cell transplant). The intervention will begin immediately prior to the conditioning phase and continue through day 100. Investigators hypothesize that short term administration of a resistant starch is capable of increasing levels of butyrate within the intestine ...


Tuesday 3rd May 2016

Haploidentical Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Acute Leukemias

This is a prospective observational cohort study of haploidentical transplantation with post-transplant cyclophosphamide for acute leukemias using reduced intensity conditioning for acute myeloid leukemia (AML) and myeloablative conditioning for acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL).

Study of Baricitinib, a JAK1/2 Inhibitor, in Chronic Graft-Versus-Host Disease After Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

Background: Chronic graft versus host disease (cGVHD) can affect people who had a hematopoietic stem cell transplant using donor cells. It is often fatal. It is usually treated with high doses of steroids. But that helps only about half the people in the long term. Researchers want to see if a drug called baricitinib can help people with cGVHD that has not responded to therapy. The drug inhibits the proteins involved in communication in the immune system. These proteins ...


Monday 2nd May 2016

Transplantation Using Reduced Intensity Approach for Patients With Sickle Cell Disease From Mismatched Family Donors of Bone Marrow

The purpose of this study is to learn if it is possible and safe to treat persons with severe sickle cell disease (SCD) by bone marrow transplant (BMT) from human leukocyte antigen (HLA) half-matched related donors. Preparation before transplant includes the chemotherapy drugs hydroxyurea, fludarabine, thiotepa, anti-thymocyte globulin, and cyclophosphamide. It also includes radiation.

BK Virus Post-Kidney Transplant: New Practice Versus Traditional Approach

The investigator's aim in this study is to evaluate the impact of a new standard of care protocol for the treatment of BK viremia and nephropathy (BKVAN), which includes switching from Tacrolimus to equivalent dose of Cyclosporine in patients who have been diagnosed with BK viremia or BKVAN based on their viral load, overall graft function (estimated glomerular filtration rate), acute rejection, and rate of graft loss due to rejection or BKVAN.

Sunday 1st May 2016

Subretinal Transplantation of Retinal Pigment Epitheliums in Treatment of Age-related Macular Degeneration Diseases

This project intends to transplant the clinical level human embryonic stem cells derived retinal pigment epitheliums into subretinal space to treat age-related macular degeneration(AMD). Through the statistical analysis EDTRS, BCVA, OCT, ERG, Fluorescein angiography, Ophthalmic AB ultrasound changes between before and after the treatment to assess the efficacy and safety of RPE transplants to treat AMD disease.

Wednesday 27th April 2016

Impact of Allo- and Autoantibodies on Chronic Cardiac Allograft Function

This is a multi-center, prospective, single cohort, observational study of pediatric heart transplant recipients designed to determine the impact of preformed versus de novo human leukocyte antigen (HLA) donor-specific antibodies (DSA), and antibodies to the self-antigens cardiac myosin and vimentin, on chronic allograft function. In addition, the investigators will explore mechanisms of action and predictors of DSA, rejection and altered pathophysiology.

Tuesday 26th April 2016

Photodynamic Therapy for Prevention of Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer in Organ Transplant Recipients

The study will draw patients from the Transplant Dermatology specialty clinic, where the investigators see organ transplant recipients (OTR) for regular screening and serve as a regional referral center for this population. Enrollment will be limited to 20 patients. Inclusion criteria are organ transplant recipients status, active immunosuppression for at least 5 years, and history of at least one NMSC.

Bone and Cardiovascular Disease After Kidney Transplant

Bone disorder is a significant problem in chronic kidney disease (CKD), becoming almost universal in stage 5 CKD patients. Besides the healthcare costs, bone disorder is associated with life-threatening complications, including fractures and cardiovascular (CV) events. Kidney transplantation provides circa 68% decrease in mortality and improves co-morbidity. Still, bone disease persists after transplantation. We hypothesize that bone-derived hormones can induce CV events in ki...

Monday 25th April 2016

Azacitidine in Haploidentical Donor Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

Allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation (allo-HCT) is a potentially curative therapy for patients with hematologic malignancies including acute myeloid leukemia (AML), myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS), and acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL); however, human leukocyte antigen (HLA)-matched donor availability continues to be a major hurdle. Historically, HLA haploidentical donor hematopoietic cell transplantation (haplo-HCT) was associated with high incidences of graft rejecti...

HIV-to-HIV Transplant at MGH

HIV-infected (HIV+) individuals who agree to accept and receive a solid organ transplant from an HIV+ deceased donor will be followed to determine the safety and efficacy of this practice. HIV+ individuals who receive a solid organ transplant from HIV-uninfected donors will also be followed.

Obinutuzumab in Combination With GDP Chemotherapy in Patients With Relapsed or Refractory Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

This is a pilot study to determine the overall survival rate and toxicities of obinutuzumab given with GDP chemotherapy for relapsed or refractory CD20+ aggressive non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Patients who have CD20+ and progressed R-CHOP therapy will be enrolled into the study. About 30 patients are planned to be enrolled from Princess Margaret Cancer Centre. If the enrollment is very slow then additional site may be included. Patients will receive Obinutuzumab +GDP for 3 cycles int...

Sunday 24th April 2016

Developing Optimal Parameters for Hyperpolarized Noble Gas and Inert Fluorinated Gas MRI of Lung Disorders

The goal of this research is to optimize the MRI system to obtain ideal lung images using Hyperpolarized (HP) Noble and Inert Fluorinated Gases as contrast agents. Lung coils tuned to the frequencies of these gases will be used. This study will take place at TBRHSC in the Cardiorespiratory Department and in the Research MRI facility.

Friday 22nd April 2016

Observational Study of C. Diff in Post-Transplant Patients

The primary objective of this observational study is to estimate the 90-day response rates to treatment for a first episode of C. difficile infections (CDI) in adult transplant recipients.

Wednesday 20th April 2016

Prevention of Acute Kidney Injury - Molecular Mechanisms of Dietary Pre-conditioning in Human

The key objective of this pilot study is to assess the molecular mechanisms of renal pre-conditioning by a one-week low-calorie diet in humans. The protective effect of the low-calorie diet in donor on transplant qualities and functions in receptor will also be investigated. Analysis of transcriptome, lipidome, metabolome, epigenome, proteome und phosphoproteome through tissue samples as well as blood samples for comparison of low-calorie diet and no-diet groups.

Copenhagen Acute Renal Complications After Transplantations Study Group

Lung transplanted patients experience marked decrease in renal function post transplant mainly due to cyclosporine induced renal changes. Calcium channel blockers may improve renal function in cyclosporine treated transplant recipients through their effects in avoiding cyclosporine-induced renal vasoconstriction and facilitating renal sodium output. The aim of this study is to examine if calcium channel blockade administered before lung transplantation prevent cyclosporine ind...

A Combined Cell Therapy Approach to the Treatment of Neuroblastoma

This study adds an experimental treatment with another type of cells, called dendritic cells. It is hoped that these cells may stimulate the immune system to react against neuroblastoma in much the same way that vaccines cause the immune system to react to certain viruses and bacteria. The physicians conducting this study have observed from previous research that neuroblastoma cells can be recognized by the immune system, and that they can be destroyed by immune cells.The main ...

Tuesday 19th April 2016

Zepatier For Treatment Of Hepatitis C-Negative Patients Who Receive Kidney Transplants From Hepatitis C-Positive Donors

This study is being conducted to determine safety and effectiveness of transplanting kidneys from Hepatitis C-positive donors into Hepatitis C-negative patients on the kidney transplant waitlist, who will then be treated with Zepatier after the single kidney transplantation.

A Cohort Study of Operationally Tolerant Allograft Recipients

Antirejection medicines, also known as immunosuppressive drugs, are prescribed to organ transplant recipients to prevent their bodies from rejecting the new organ. Some organ transplant recipients can stop taking anti-rejection medicines without rejecting their transplanted organ (this is called 'tolerance'). The purpose of this study will collect samples and data from 'tolerant' liver or kidney transplant recipients in order to find out: The purpose of this study is to collec...

Monday 18th April 2016

Uterine Transplant in Absolute Uterine Infertility (AUIF)

This study will examine the feasibility of initiating a uterine transplant program for Absolute Uterine Factor Infertility (AUFI) at Brigham and Women's Hospital. The investigators plan to screen 30 patients with a goal of enrolling 10 patients. (5 donors and 5 recipients ) After careful screening, appropriate candidates will undergo IVF, Uterine Transplantation, Embryo Transfer, Pregnancy and Delivery. Once the uterus is explanted , five years of follow-up is planned.

Impact of CCR5 Blockade in HIV+ Kidney Transplant Recipients

Maraviroc (MVC) is a type of HIV medicine called a CCR5 inhibitor. This study will evaluate the safety and tolerability of MVC in HIV-infected adults receiving a kidney transplant.

Sunday 17th April 2016

Viability Testing and Transplantation of Marginal Livers

This study is designed to determine if a rejected liver is viable using normothermic machine liver perfusion (NMLP). It aims to 1. establish the suitability of livers which have been declined by all UK liver transplant centres by monitoring their function on the NMLP machine; and, 2. transplant the liver if its function on the machine is satisfactory allowing it to be transplanted.

Saturday 16th April 2016

Effect of Thymoglobulin Versus Basiliximab on Regulatory T Cell Function in Live Donor Kidney Transplant Recipients

This study aims to study the effects that two standard of care immunosuppression induction regimens have on regulatory T cells (Treg) in live donor renal transplant recipients. Both regimens are currently used in this hospital for early immunosuppression induction but the effects on Treg numbers and function is not well understood and likely will impact long term immune function.

Friday 1st April 2016

International Randomised Phase III Clinical Trial in Children With Acute Myeloid Leukaemia

The main purpose of this study is : 1. To establish which number of doses of gemtuzumab ozogamicin (up to a maximum of 3 doses) is tolerated and can be safety delivered in combination with cytarabine plus mitoxantrone or liposomal daunorubicin in induction 2. To compare mitoxantrone (anthracenedione) & cytarabine with liposomal daunorubicin (anthracycline) & cytarabine as induction therapy. 3. To compare a single dose of gemtuzumab ozogamicin with ...

Reduced Intensity Conditioning Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant (HSCT) For Lymphoma

This research study is assessing the feasibility of reduced intensity allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) as a possible treatment for relapsed / refractory non-Hodgkin lymphoma involving the central nervous system (CNS). HSCT is the transplantation of stem cells, usually derived from bone marrow, peripheral blood, or umbilical cord blood.


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