Highlights of Current CTRU Studies

About the CTRU

The CTRU, located at the Freidenrich Center (FCTR), is Stanford's home for clinical and translational research. Facilities include:

  • 16 patient bays
  • 4 hospital beds
  • 3 pediatric study rooms
  • 2 phlebotomy rooms
  • Exercise/ exam room
  • Consultation rooms
  • Research kitchen
  • Sample collection lab
  • 2 rooms equipped for 23-hour sleep studies
Hours & Location
  • Mon - Thurs: 7 am to 5 pm
    Fri: 7 am to 3:30 pm
  • Freidenrich Center for Translational Research
    800 Welch Rd, Palo Alto, CA
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Highlights of Current CTRU Studies include:
  • Evaluating Safety, Tolerability, Pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics of Orally Administered CYT387 in Primary Myelofibrosis, Post Polycythemia Vera or Post Essential Myelofibrosis
  • Patients with relapsed or refractory B-cell non-Hodgkin’s lymphomas and chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
  • Study of Gemcitabine, Carboplatin and Poly (ADP-Ribose) Polymerase (PARP) Inhibitor BSI-201 in the Neoadjuvant Treatment of Triple Negative Breast Cancer
  • Addition of the long-acting glucagon-like peptide-1, liraglutide, to a calorie-restricted diet augments weight loss, and decreases risk of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease in older, overweight/obese, pre-diabetic individuals
  • Oral Peanut Immunotherapy in Peanut-Allergic Patients
  • U19 2009_Project 1: B-cell Immunity to Influenza and Tech. Development, Project 1: Measuring the Immunome: Genomic Approaches to B-cell Repertoire
  • U19 2009_Project 2: T-cell and General Immune Responses to Influenza, Project 3: Single-cell Phospho-protein Signaling Analysis of the Response to Influenza Vaccination, Technical Development Project 1: Measuring the Immunome: Genomic Approaches to B-cell Repertoire
  • Protective mechanisms against respiratory viruses and T cell dependent production of interferon-gamma by natural killer cells in response to influenza A virus
  • Using nutrient dense plant-based foods to increase the total and LDL cholesterol lowering effect of a low fat diet
  • Studies of metabolic markers to identify overweight individuals who are insulin resistant
  • Idiotype vaccination studies in patients with follicular lymphoma
  • Neuroimaging and Neurodevelopmental Outcome
  • New therapeutic approaches in colorectal cancers
  • Therapeutic Manipulation of the NOS Pathway in Peripheral Arterial Disease
  • The Aging Kidney after Contralateral Nephrectomy
  • A Phase I/II Study of Intratumoral Injection of CpG7909, a TLR Agonist, Combined with Local Radiation in Recurrent Low Grade Lymphomas