Treatment of unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma with Adriamycin: potentiation of tumoricidal effect by Verapamil


Grant Data
Project Title
Treatment of unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma with Adriamycin: potentiation of tumoricidal effect by Verapamil
Principal Investigator
Dr Lai, Edward Cheuck Seen   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Choi Tat Kuen   (Co-Investigator)
Start Date
1987-12-01
Amount
950
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Grant Type
Lee Wing Tat Fund
Funding Year
1991/1992
Status
Completed
Objectives
To verify the enhanced anti-tumor effect clinically in cirrhotic Chinese patients with HCC by the addition of VER at the proposed dosage of systemic Adriamycin; to identify the toxic profile of VER + Adriamycin regimen in such patients and determine whether it is predictable, tolerable and reversible.