Clinical trial researching therapy for neuroendocrine cancer

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Neuroendocrine tumors are a rare group of neoplasms that can occur anywhere in the body. A clinical trial led by Jaydira Del Rivero, M.D., Associate Research Physician in the Developmental Therapeutics Branch, is researching a combination drug therapy for neuroendocrine cancer.

The trial will take place at the NIH Clinical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, and there is no cost for participation.

For more information, please contact Kim Cooper at identifier: NCT04394858

NCI Protocol ID: 000303

Official Title: A Prospective, Multi-Institutional Phase II Trial Evaluating Temozolomide vs. Temozolomide and Olaparib for Advanced Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma

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Posted on Fri, 01/12/2024