Patient Biopsy-Derived Organoids for Rectal Cancer

What is the Purpose of this Study?

If you choose to join this study you will:
-Allow us to take an extra biopsy sample from your tumor during your proctoscopy procedure
-Allow us to review your medical record about your cancer diagnosis, treatment and outcome
What is the Condition Being Studied?
Rectal Cancer

Who Can Participate in this Study?

-Adults 18 years or older

-Having a proctoscopy

-Planning to have neoadjuvant radiotherapy

Age Group
Participating Institutions

What is Involved?

The tumor biopsies collected in this study will be used in rectal cancer research to grow organ-like cultures in the laboratory to help us learn more about this type of cancer.

Study Details

Full Title
Feasibility of Establishing Patient-Derived Organoids for Rectal Cancer
Principal Investigator

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