Current Research Studies

Cancer – ALTE16C1: Effects of Modern Chemotherapy Regimens on Spermatogenesis and Steroidogenesis in Adolescent and Young Adult Survivors of Osteosarcoma

Condition or Therapy:



Cancer and Blood Disorders
Study Number: ALTE16C1

What is the goal of this study?

This study looks at saliva, semen and blood samples of survivors of osteosarcoma to establish the effects chemotherapy has on fertility.

Who can join the study?

This study may be a good fit for individuals who:

  • are male,
  • between 18 and 50 years old, and
  • are survivors of osteosarcoma.

What will happen if my child takes part in this study?

You can read more about this study on

Who can I contact for more information?

To learn more, call 206-987-2106 or email the study coordinator.

Study Location(s):

Seattle Children's Main Hospital Campus

Principal Investigator:

Dr. Douglas Hawkins