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The BCLC at the Hospital Clínic of Barcelona is a multidisciplinary team involving all relevant medical specialities devoted to clinical care, research and education in the field of liver cancer. It combines state of the art diagnosis and therapy, with the development of several research projects to evaluate new treatment options. These include laboratory studies in cell cultures or animal models and clinical trials in patients with liver cancer.


Short term fellowships
Recent Publications

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Complete response under sorafenib in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma. Relationship with dermatologic adverse events

Rimola J
, Díaz-González Á, Darnell A, Varela M, Pons F, Hernandez-Guerra M, Delgado M, Castroagudin J, Matilla A, Sangro B, de Lope CR, Sala M, Gonzalez C, Huertas C, Minguez B, Ayuso C, Bruix J, Reig M
Hepatology 2017;
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Exposure-response relationship of regorafenib efficacy in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma

Solms A, Reinecke I, Fiala-Buskies S, Keunecke A, Drenth HJ, 
Bruix J, Meinhardt G, Cleton A, Ploeger B
Eur J Pharm Sci 2017;
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Permissiveness of human hepatocellular carcinoma cell lines for hepatitis C virus entry and replication
Coto-Llerena M, Koutsoudakis G, Boix L, López-Oliva JM, Caro-Pérez N, Fernández-Carrillo C, González P, Gastaminza P, Bruix J, Forns X, Pérez-Del-Pulgar S Virus Res 2017;
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Imaging-based surrogate markers of transcriptome subclasses and signatures in hepatocellular carcinoma: preliminary results
Taouli B, Hoshida Y, Kakite S, Chen X, Tan PS, Sun X, Kihira S, Kojima K, Toffanin S, Fiel MI, Hirschfield H, Wagner M, Llovet JM Eur Radiol 2017;
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Identification of an Immune-specific Class of Hepatocellular Carcinoma, Based on Molecular Features
Sia D, Jiao Y, Martinez-Quetglas I, Kuchuk O, Villacorta-Martin C, Castro de Moura M, Putra J, Camprecios G, Bassaganyas L, Akers N, Losic B, Waxman S, Thung SN, Mazzaferro V, Esteller M, Friedman SL, Schwartz M, Villanueva A, Llovet JM Gastroenterology 2017;
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Trunk events present minimal intra- and inter-tumoral heterogeneity in hepatocellular carcinoma

Torrecilla S, Sia D, Harrington AN, Zhang Z, Cabellos L, Cornella H, Moeini A, Camprecios G, Leow WQ, Fiel MI, Hao K, Bassaganyas L, Mahajan M, Thung SN, Villanueva A, Florman S, Schwartz ME, Llovet JM J Hepatol 2017;
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Tumor biopsy and patient enrollment in clinical trials for advanced hepatocellular carcinoma

Rimassa L, Reig M, Abbadessa G, Peck-Radosavljevic M, Harris W, Zagonel V, Pastorelli D, Rota Caremoli E, Porta C, Damjanov N, Patel H, Daniele B, Lamar M, Schwartz B, Goldberg T, Santoro A, Bruix J World J Gastroenterol 2017;
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