Scripps Expert Discusses Advances in Pancreatic Cancer Treatment

Darren Sigal, MD, involved in multiple research studies at Scripps

Dr Sigal Purple Stride Scripps Health San Diego

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network recently held its annual PurpleStride fundraising walk to support research to fight the disease. The San Diego Union-Tribune covered the event and interviewed Darren Sigal, MD, a co-founder of Scripps Clinic’s pancreas and bile duct cancer group. Dr. Sigal said a number of treatments have shown promise in clinical studies, with some drugs now moving closer to approval by the federal Food and Drug Administration.


Read the article: Strides of Hope for Pancreatic Cancer Research.

Media Contact

Stephen Carpowich
858-678-7183
carpowich.stephen@scrippshealth.org
Follow me: @Carpowich