Non-therapeutic protocols address such issues as side effects or long-term effects of therapy, quality of life, making testing easier on the children, prevention of pain, and issues related to nutrition and stress. There are also tissue and blood banking protocols for laboratory researchers who are studying diseases and searching for underlying causes and cures. The research at St. Jude is designed to include all aspects related to the care of sick children and their families.
St. Jude Clinical Trials
This is a non-therapeutic clinical trial that is open only to St. Jude patients.
- Younger than 25 years
- Undergoing cancer therapy at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
- Considered to be at high risk of infection
Collaborative Clinical Trials
This is a non-therapeutic clinical trial that is only open to St. Jude patients.
- The subject has been enrolled on IMPAACT P1025.