About this trial
The trial is designed to establish whether adding a vitamin D analogue, Paricalcitol, to standard chemotherapy treatment, Gemcitabine and Nab-paclitaxel, can improve the outcomes for patients with advanced pancreatic cancer.
|Incurable recurrent, locally advanced or metastatic pancreatic adenocarcinoma.|
Where’s this trial being run?
Beaumont Hospital, Cork University Hospital, Tallaght University Hospital, St Vincents University Hospital, University Hospital Limerick, and University Hospital Waterford
Can I join this study / trial?
The first thing you do is to talk to your doctor and/or the cancer trials research team in your hospital. The contact details for the cancer trials research units in Ireland is here.
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Paricalcitol Trial: Phase II, Open label clinical trial of Paricalcitol in combination with Gemcitabine/ Nab-Paclitaxel therapy in advanced pancreatic cancer
|Principal Investigator:||Prof Bryan Hennessy (Beaumont)|
Cancer Trials Ireland
Global: October 2020
Ireland: October 2020
|Global Recruitment Target:||43|
|Ireland Recruitment Target:||43|