Liver Cancer

Research in liver cancers at Mayo Clinic's campus in Florida is part of the Discovery and Translation Labs Cancer Program. Tushar C. Patel, M.B., Ch.B., leads this broad-based area of research, spanning novel discovery studies, clinical translation and application to treatment to improve diagnosis and improve cures. Current activities include basic research in disease pathogenesis, development of new therapeutics, biomarker discovery, epidemiological studies in health disparities and risk factors, clinical trials in prevention and therapy, and evaluation of treatment response models.