Clinical & Pathological Studies of Upper Gastrointestinal Carcinoma

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Our research of the biology of upper gastrointestinal cancers involves the study of tissue samples and cells from biopsies of persons with gastric or esophageal cancer or blood samples from upper gastrointestinal cancer patients and persons at high inherited risk for these cancers. We hope to learn the role genes and proteins play in the development of gastric and esophageal cancer.

Official Title

Clinical & Pathological Studies of Upper Gastrointestinal Carcinoma

Eligibility Criteria

Ages Eligible for Study: Older than 18 Years
Sexes Eligible for Study: ALL
Accepts Healthy Volunteers: No
Inclusion Criteria:
  1. 1. Over 182. Diagnosed with gastric or esophageal cancer OR at an increased hereditary risk for upper GI cancer
Exclusion Criteria:
  1. 1. Under 182. No family or personal history of gastric or esophageal cancer


James Ford
James Ford
Medical oncologist, Gastrointestinal specialist, Cancer geneticist
Professor of Medicine (Oncology) and of Genetics and, by courtesy, of Pediatrics
Hanlee P. Ji
Hanlee P. Ji
Medical oncologist, Gastrointestinal specialist
Professor of Medicine (Oncology) and, by courtesy of Electrical Engineering

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Meredith Mills