Research & Clinical Trials

The research mission of the Division of Gastroenterology is to advance the understanding, diagnosis, treatment & prevention of diseases of the digestive tract. Narrow your search for a program by using the search box and/or filters.
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Corcoran Lab

The Corcoran laboratory focuses on developing new and effective therapies for gastrointestinal cancers, such as colorectal and pancreatic cancers, by targeting the specific survival signals that are active in a given patient's cancer.

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GI Cancers – Daniel C. Chung Laboratory

Our laboratory seeks to gain new insights into the molecular pathogenesis of tumors of the GI tract. Our particular areas of interest are colon cancer, neuroendocrine tumors, angiogenesis, hypoxia, hereditary cancers, and genetic instability. We seek to identify molecular targets that can ultimately guide therapeutic strategies.

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Giallourakis Laboratory: Cosmas Giallourakis, MD

The lab is interested in two major topics: 1) The role of post-transcriptional RNA chemical modifications (“epitranscriptomics”) on biological functions 2) The role of RNA-binding protein (RBP) interactomes in epigenetic and post-transcriptional regulatory systems implicated in human autoimmune diseases

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Clinical trials of antiviral therapy for chronic viral hepatitis - Dienstag

Dr. Dienstag is an experienced clinical investigator in the area of viral hepatitis (trials of antiviral therapies for chronic hepatitis B and C). Between 2000 and 2010, he was the site-PI of a national trial of maintenance antiviral therapy for patients refractory to treatment for chronic hepatitis C, the Hepatitis C Antiviral Long-term Treatment against Cirrhosis (HALT-C) Trial.

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Kaplan Lab: Weight Center

At the Mass General Weight Center, we believe that treatments for obesity that are safe and effective will be discovered only through ongoing research to find the answers to these and other questions.

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