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Brain Tumor Clinical Trials

Norton Cancer Institute is at the forefront of cancer treatment research. As principal investigators on numerous trials, our specialist physicians have access to innovative treatments.

Learn more about participating in a clinical trial at Norton Healthcare.

Active brain tumor and brain cancer clinical trials include:

Astrocytoma

A Phase 3, Randomized, Open-Label Study To Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Eflornithine with Lomustine Compared to Lomustine Alone in Patients with Anaplastic Astrocytoma That Progress/Recur After Irradiation and Adjuvant Temozolomide Chemotherapy

Glioblastoma

EF-32 (TRIDENT): A Pivotal Randomized, Open-Label Study of Optune® (TTFields, 200khz) Concomitant with Radiation Therapy and Temozolomide for the Treatment of Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma

Glioblastoma

A Randomized, Multicenter, Phase 2 Study of DSP-7888 Dosing Emulsion in Combination with Bevacizumab versus Bevacizumab Alone in Patients with Recurrent or Progressive Glioblastoma following Initial Therapy

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