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Current Clinical Trials at Penn Vet


Early Detection of Cardiac Disease in Asymptomatic Cats

This study is trying to determine how well a brief version of the echocardiogram, otherwise known as a FOCUS exam, is able to detect heart disease in cats.

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Use of a Novel Immunotherapy for Dogs with Bone Cancer of the Leg

Further evaluation of the Listeria vaccine in dogs with osteosarcoma

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New study evaluating a novel prescription diet for dogs with heart murmurs.

A study evaluating whether a new prescription diet will slow the progression of mitral valve disease in dogs

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Pilot Study Evaluating a Therapeutic Mattress in Dogs with Arthritis

Assessing the Big Barker therapeutic mattress in dogs with osteoarthritis

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Perianal Fistula Clinical Trial

A study of the cutaneous and rectal microbiome and the effect of cyclosporine therapy.

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Clinical Trial Using Immunotherapy For Dogs With Transitional Cell Carcinoma

Transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) is the most common type of bladder cancer in dogs.

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Clinical Trial for dogs who had a Cranial Cruciate Ligament (CCL) Rupture & TPLO Surgery

Assessing novel therapeutic that will be evaluated for its effect on the development and progression of osteoarthritis in dogs following CCL rupture and TPLO surgery

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A Study Evaluating an All-Natural Supplement for Dogs with Arthritis

Evaluating a natural plant-derived supplement for dogs with arthritis

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A Study Evaluating an All-natural Supplement for Itchy Dogs

Evaluating an all-natural plant derived supplement for dogs with pruritus

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Coagulation in Septic Peritonitis in Dogs

We are testing a heparin derivative that is anti-inflammatory without being anticoagulant.

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A Study Evaluating an Injection for Dogs with Elbow Arthritis

A Pilot Study to Evaluate an Intra-articular Injection for Dogs with Elbow Arthritis

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Safety And Effectiveness Of Antibody Therapy For Dogs With Splenic Hemangiosarcoma

This trial evaluates the safety and effectiveness of an antibody therapy designed to inhibit VEGF and delay or prevent spread of hemangioscarcoma after surgery

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Novel Therapeutic for Dogs with Cataracts

STUDY ON HOLD-A new plant-derived topical treatment to improve vision in dogs with cataract disease

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Assessing a Cell-Based Therapy in Dogs with Arthritis

A new study for dogs with arthritis of the knee.

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Use of Near-infrared Imaging in Surgical Accuracy for Feline Soft-Tissue Sarcomas

Penn Vet is conducting a study to determine if near-infrared imaging can improve the surgeon’s ability to see cancer and cancer margins during surgery to remove feline soft tissue sarcomas.

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Trial of ALVAC® IL-2 Treatment in Cats with Feline Fibrosarcoma

Clinical trial evaluating surgery in combination with immunotherapy for cats with fibrosarcoma

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Re-directed Autologous T cell Therapy for drug resistant or refractory CD20+ B cell lymphoma

Immune cells (known as T cells) are taken from the peripheral blood, stimulated, expanded and genetically modified in the laboratory to express a surface receptor that recognizes B cells

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RNA-transfected CD40-B Cell Vaccines for Dogs With Newly Diagnosed Lymphoma

Determine whether a cell based vaccine can prevent the return of lymphoma after standard chemotherapy treatment.

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Long term, clinical outcome of patellofemoral osteoarthritis in dogs with naturally occurring unilateral cranial cruciate ligament rupture

A clinical trial evaluating the outcome of dogs with knee joint arthritis due to the rupture of the Cranial Cruciate Ligament in one knee joint, then stabilized with the Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy (TPLO) procedure

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New Study for Dogs with Chronic Gastrointestinal Upset

We are currently enrolling dogs with signs of Canine Chronic Enteropathy, sometimes caused by Inflammatory Bowel Disease, in a clinical trial looking at the naturally occuring bacteria of the GI tract throughout treatment.

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Effect of duration of red blood cell storage on transfusion-associated inflammation in dogs with IMHA and IMT

We propose to evaluate markers of inflammation, hemolysis, and endothelial activation in a randomized clinical trial in which dogs with primary immune-mediated hemolytic anemia and immune-mediated thrombocytopenia would receive fresh or old RBCs.

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Supplement for Dogs with Splenic Hemangiosarcoma

In this trial, we will be comparing I’m-Yunity’s® effect on survival time and quality of life to the standard chemotherapy treatment.

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