DCEG researchers conduct studies on cancers of the liver, including hepatocellular carcinoma. Selected studies include:
Hepatitis Viruses and Liver Cancer
Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the third leading cause of cancer mortality worldwide; most cases result from chronic hepatitis virus infection. To address scientific questions concerning these infections, investigators conduct interdisciplinary collaborative studies that integrate epidemiology, virology and human genetics.
Liver Cancer Pooling Project
A liver cancer pooling project among existing U.S. cohorts in order to explore liver cancer etiology in a prospective manner
Liver Cancer Research in the Metabolic Epidemiology Branch
Learn about the research of investigators in the Metabolic Epidemiology Branch on a variety of risk factors for liver cancer, utlitizing numerous study populations.