Facilitating collaborations to develop combination investigational cancer therapies workshop summary

"Advances in biomedical research have increased our understanding of the complex nature of disease and the interaction of multiple molecular pathways involved in cancer. Combining investigational products early in their development is thought to be a promising strategy for identifying effective...

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Main Author: Patlak, Margie
Corporate Authors: National Cancer Policy Forum (U.S.), Institute of Medicine (U.S.) Board on Health Care Services
Other Authors: Nass, Sharyl J., Balogh, Erin
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Washington, D.C. National Academies Press 2012, c2012
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Summary:"Advances in biomedical research have increased our understanding of the complex nature of disease and the interaction of multiple molecular pathways involved in cancer. Combining investigational products early in their development is thought to be a promising strategy for identifying effective therapies. The IOM's National Cancer Policy Forum held a workshop to discuss challenges and identify potential solutions to improve collaboration and advance the development of combination investigational cancer therapies"--Publisher's description
Item Description:Workshop on 'Facilitating Collaborations to Develop Combination Investigational Cancer Therapies' was held June 13-14, 2011, National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C.
Physical Description:xiii, 103 p. ill. 23 cm
ISBN:0309220645
9780309220644