Improving cancer outcomes through international collaboration in academic cancer treatment trials

Edward L Trimble, Jeffrey S Abrams, Ralph M Meyer, Fabien Calvo, Eduardo Cazap, James Deye, Elizabeth Eisenhauer, Thomas J Fitzgerald, Denis Lacombe, Max Parmar, Nita Seibel, Lalitha Shankar, Ann Marie Swart, Patrick Therasse, Bhadrasain Vikram, Remy von Frenckell, Michael Friedlander, Keiichi Fujiwara, Richard S Kaplan, Francoise Meunier

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The need for international collaboration in cancer clinical trials has grown stronger as we have made progress both in cancer treatment and screening. We sought to identify those efforts already underway which facilitate such collaboration, as well as barriers to greater collaboration.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5109-5114
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Clinical Oncology
Issue number30
Publication statusPublished - 20 Oct 2009


  • Drug Industry
  • Neoplasms
  • International Cooperation
  • Humans
  • Treatment Outcome
  • Specimen Handling
  • Clinical Trials as Topic
  • Internationality

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