Research

Mayo Clinic doctors and scientists are studying new ways to improve the diagnosis and treatment of liver cancer.

Liver cancer research is conducted in coordination with the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center. The Mayo Clinic Cancer Center receives funding from the National Cancer Institute and is designated as a comprehensive cancer center — recognition for an institution's scientific excellence and multidisciplinary resources focused on cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

Publications

See a list of publications by Mayo Clinic authors on liver cancer on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

March 24, 2016
References
  1. AskMayoExpert. Hepatocellular carcinoma. Rochester, Minn.: Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research; 2015.
  2. Feldman M, et al. Hepatic tumors and cysts. In: Sleisenger and Fordtran's Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, Management. 10th ed. Philadelphia, Pa.: Saunders Elsevier; 2016. http://www.clinicalkey.com. Accessed Feb. 11, 2016.
  3. Bruix J, et al. Liver cancer: Approaching a personalized care. Journal of Hepatology. 2015;62:S144.
  4. Adult primary liver cancer treatment (PDQ). National Cancer Institute. http://www.cancer.gov/types/liver/patient/adult-liver-treatment-pdq. Accessed Feb. 11, 2016.
  5. Hepatobiliary cancers. Fort Washington, Pa.: National Comprehensive Cancer Network. http://www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/f_guidelines.asp. Accessed Feb. 11, 2016.
  6. Management of hepatocellular carcinoma: An update. Alexandria, Va.: American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases. http://www.aasld.org/publications/practice-guidelines-0. Accessed Feb. 17, 2016.
  7. Hepatitis B FAQs for the public. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. http://www.cdc.gov/hepatitis/hbv/bfaq.htm. Accessed Feb. 17, 2016.
  8. Hepatitis C FAQs for the public. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. http://www.cdc.gov/hepatitis/hcv/cfaq.htm. Accessed Feb. 17, 2016.
  9. Cirrhosis. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. http://www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/health-topics/liver-disease/cirrhosis/Pages/facts.aspx. Accessed Feb. 17, 2016.
  10. Palliative care. Fort Washington, Pa.: National Comprehensive Cancer Network. http://www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/f_guidelines.asp. Accessed Feb. 17, 2016.
  11. Adult cancer pain. Fort Washington, Pa.: National Comprehensive Cancer Network. http://www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/f_guidelines.asp. Accessed Feb. 17, 2016.
  12. Cook AJ. Allscripts EPSi. Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. Feb. 15, 2016.