Pancreatic cyst

October 19, 2021
News in Brief

News in Brief, October 2021

Summaries and links to timely information about research results in medical journals, recognition of research leaders, and more
August 17, 2021
Patient getting imaging

EA2185 Pancreatic Cyst Surveillance Study: Amendment #2 Highlights

This study is evaluating two different screening strategies for non-cancerous pancreatic cysts; recently activated amendment #2 expands the eligibility criteria
February 28, 2020
Dr. O'Dwyer and Dr. Schnall

From the Co-Chairs, February 2020

January meeting with NCI leaders and the Cooperative Group Chairs; Congress increases NCI and overall NIH budget for FY 2020; EA opens two new trials, one for pancreatic cyst monitoring (EA2185) and the other to evaluate nivolumab in head and neck cancer (EA3161); plans are underway for the next Comis Symposium
February 28, 2020

Now Enrolling: EA2185 to Compare the Clinical Impact of Pancreatic Cyst Surveillance Programs

This trial is comparing two common surveillance methods in people with at least one non-cancerous cyst in the pancreas, to measure which one leads to better outcomes. The study may also uncover findings that could predict the behavior of these cysts.