The idea of a clinical trial can be daunting. The truth, though, is that clinical trials provide the possibility of getting cutting edge treatment for your cancer.
Clinical trials are particularly important when standard treatment is not working or when tumors have metastasized or spread to other organs. These trials offer access to new drugs that target specific markers of a tumor. Other trials offer old drugs in different combinations. Often, only people with certain kinds of tumors will be able to be in a clinical trial.Read More