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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Clinical Core

The CSIBD Clinical Core provides an infrastructure to facilitate the translation of basic research findings into a clinical setting.

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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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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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Human Genetics and Microbiome Core

The Human Genetics and Microbiome Core strives to provide the CSIBD community with the power of current and emerging ‘omics technology to accelerate research on multiple aspects of IBD and other digestive diseases.

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Cell Circuits and Immunology Core

Our core provides CSIBD with cost-effective access to crucial instruments, reagents, protocols, training and education.

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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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