NCI stopped recruiting for cancer trails?

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Butt
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NCI stopped recruiting for cancer trails?

Postby Butt » Fri Mar 20, 2020 8:50 pm

Is it True that the NCI stopped recruiting for cancer trails because of the virus?

JJH
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Re: NCI stopped recruiting for cancer trails?

Postby JJH » Sat Mar 21, 2020 12:20 am

Butt wrote:Is it True that the NCI stopped recruiting for cancer trails because of the virus?

I don`t know, but here is a web page with links to their updates on clinical trial guidance:

https://www.swog.org/news-events/news/2020/03/18/nci-covid-19-cancer-trials-update

tbt4snow
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Re: NCI stopped recruiting for cancer trails?

Postby tbt4snow » Sat Mar 21, 2020 9:07 am

I was approved for a trial at NIH on 3/10 and received a call on 3/11 to be told that NIH suspenses taking new patients for trial due to covid19. We don’t know how long this will last.
DX: CC stage 4/w ovaries & omentum mets in 12/17 49/F
High grade pT3N1bM1b sigmoid Adenocarcinoma colon
MSS-h TMB=16, NRAS-mutant
Lymph nodes: 1/2 left colic; 3/8 regional
12/2017: Exploratory laparotomy & resect of sigmoid & ovaries
Folfox/avastin 12 sessions from 1/8-6/18. 6/18 CEA 2.1
1/19: CT shows peri mets;
CEA: 12/18 5.1, 1/7/19 7.9; 1/15/19 9.1; 1/30/19: 10.6
4/3/2019 CRS/HIPEC after 4 Folfiry sessions...


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