Cancer Research

The The Bay Area Tumor Institute is one of 47 National Cancer Institute-approved, community-based clinical research programs authorized to participate in cancer research treatments, providing investigational treatments to cancer patients in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties. Research is conducted using nationally recognized clinical trials which offer cancer patients and “high risk” populations opportunities to participate in therapeutic and cancer prevention research.

The Institute also conducts another cancer research program, The Tumor Tissue Network, which collects malignant and normal tissue for distribution to cancer researchers locally and worldwide.

The Institute’s Cancer Research Programs include:

Download the Bay Area Tumor Institute Investigator Financial Conflict of Interest (FCOI) Policy (pdf).