Photo of a clinical trials patient consulting with his doctor

On May 20, Lawson Health Research Institute celebrates International Clinical Trials Day (ICTD) by thanking all those who participate in clinical trials and who are involved in the delivery of clinical research. 

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On May 20, Lawson Health Research Institute celebrates International Clinical Trials Day (ICTD) by thanking all those who participate in clinical trials and who are involved in the delivery of clinical research. 

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Study creates room on transplant list by curing patients of hepatitis C

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A clinical study at University Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC) is assessing patients who have advanced liver disease from hepatitis C (HCV). Although all these patients were identified as candidates for liver transplantation, early findings show that up to 33% of these patients can be removed from the transplant waiting list.

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Dr. Shepherd is helping to lead the 8th Biennial Canadian Conference on Ovarian Cancer Research (CCOCR)

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An estimated 2,800 Canadian women will be diagnosed with ovarian cancer this year. As the most serious of women’s cancers, researchers from across the nation work to further understand this disease and improve treatments.

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