The U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted marketing authorization to the EndoRotor System, which provides a minimally invasive way to resect and remove necrotic tissue for patients with walled-off pancreatic necrosis.
The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network has launched an adaptive clinical trial platform that will enroll patients with pancreatic cancer across 15 sites nationwide.
Investigators of the double-blinded randomized controlled trial compared the efficacy of Lactated Ringer’s solution with Normal Saline for acute pancreatitis resuscitation.
Investigators of the retrospective study evaluated whether celiac disease is associated with an increased risk for pancreatitis.
Preliminary data suggest that neoadjuvant treatment of resected pancreatic cancer with urelumab plus nivolumab and GVAX was well tolerated and showed some antitumor activity in a small study.
Investigators assessed the risk for progression to pancreatic cancer in patients with low-risk pancreatic cysts.
Pancreas size and shape can be restored with remission of type 2 diabetes.
Investigators assessed the prevalence and characteristics of painless chronic pancreatitis, which is often overlooked.
Both decreased gut microbiota diversity and increased facultative pathogenic bacteria are signatures of chronic pancreatitis.
Detectnet (copper Cu 64 dotatate) is indicated for use with PET for localization of somatostatin receptor positive neuroendocrine tumors.
The FDA, CDC, and several gastroenterology societies have partnered to review ways to reduce duodenoscope-associated transmission of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae.
Restored HIF1A activity may be developed for the treatment of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinomas.
COVID-19 has systemic effects that include the gastrointestinal and pancreaticobiliary systems.
Acute pancreatitis may be a gastrointestinal manifestation of COVID-19.
Race and ethnicity was a factor in risk for pancreatitis among children with ALL, as was age and presence of obesity and hyperglycemia.
Recent-onset diabetes accompanied by weight loss is associated with a substantially increased risk for developing pancreatic cancer.
A team of investigators sought to determine the course of acute pancreatitis in patients with SARS-CoV-2 infection.
Intracystic glucose concentration outperformed intracystic Carcinoembryonic Antigen as a diagnostic marker for mucinous cysts.
Zenocutuzumab is a first-in-class bispecific antibody that binds to HER2 and HER3 receptors, thereby blocking the interaction of HER3 with its ligand neuregulin 1 (NRG1) or NRG1-fusion proteins.
A randomized controlled trial was performed to assess the safety and efficacy of primary precut sphincterotomy to access the bile duct during endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography.