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Next Generation intraoperative Lymph node staging for Stratified colon cancer surgery (GLiSten)

Project title: Next Generation intraoperative Lymph node staging for Stratified colon cancer surgery (GLiSten)

Call to action: 11/100 11/100 Initial Commissioning Brief - August 11 and January 12

Research type: Primary Research

Chief investigator: Professor David JayneORCID logoorcid.org/0000-0002-8725-3283

Lead Author: Helen Andrew

Contractor: University of Leeds

Cost: £235,356.75

Co-investigators: Dr Damian Tolan, Mr Alexander Szubert, Mr Jim Tiernan, Mr Ronan Cahill, Ms Catherine Olivier, Professor Julia Brown, Professor Philip Quirke.

Started: October 2013 | Status: Published August 2016

ISRCTN: 79949827

In this feasibility study, 5-ALA fluorescence diagnosis had poor sensitivity for detecting lymph node metastases in colon cancer surgery.

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