Clinical Trials

Listen to the Cancer.Net Podcast: What Are Clinical Trials?, adapted from this content.

Watch the Cancer.Net Video: What are Clinical Trials?, with Richard Goldberg, MD, adapted from this content.

This section provides information on clinical trials from Cancer.Net. Cancer.Net provides oncologist-approved information from the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). ASCO is the world’s leading professional organization representing oncology professionals who care for people with cancer. Learn more about Cancer.Net and ASCO.

What is the TAPUR Study?

ASCO’s TAPUR Study is a clinical trial for adults with later-stage cancer, focused on whether specific targeted therapies can benefit more patients and lead to more personalized therapies.

ASCO Answers: Cancer Clinical TrialsDownload a free fact sheet on Cancer Clinical Trials (PDF).  This 1-page (front and back) fact sheet provides an introduction to cancer clinical trials, including a description what a clinical trial is, why clinical trials are important, patient safety, common concerns, words to know, and questions to ask the health care team and clinical trial staff. Order printed copies from the ASCO University Bookstore