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Safeguarding the future of independent, academic clinical cancer research in Europe for the benefit of patients

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  • Anastassia Negrouk International Policy Office, European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC),Headquarters, Brussels, Belgium PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Denis Lacombe Director General, European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC), Brussels, Belgium PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Fatima Cardoso Champalimaud Cancer Center, Lisboa, Portugal PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Franck Morin French Cooperative Thoracic Intergroup (IFCT) – Groupes Cooperateurs en Oncologie (GCO), Paris, France PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Eva Carrasco Grupo Español de Investigación en Cáncer de Mama (GEICAM), Scientific Director and CEO, Madrid, Spain PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Joan Maurel Grupo Espanol Multidisciplinar en Cancer Digestivo (GEMCAD), Medical OncologyDepartment, Hospital Clínic, Translational Genomics and Targeted Therapeuticsin Solid Tumors Group, IDIBAPS, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Rudolf Maibach International Breast Cancer Study Group (IBCSG) Coordinating Center, Bern, Switzerland PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Enrique Aranda Spanish Cooperative Group for the Treatment of Digestive Tumors (TTD), Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Cáncer (CIBERONC), InstitutoSanitario de Investigación Biomédica de Córdoba (IMIBIC), Medical OncologyDepartment, Hospital Universitario Reina Sofía, Córdoba, Spain PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Richard Marais European Association for Cancer Research (EACR), Department of Molecular Oncology at the University of Manchester and Directorof the Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute, Manchester, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Rolf A Stahel European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO), Clinic of Oncology,University Hospital, Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Anastassia Negrouk, International Policy Office, European Organisation for Research andTreatment of Cancer (EORTC) at av. Mounier 83/11, 1200 Bruxelles, Belgium; anastassia.negrouk{at}eortc.be
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Negrouk A, Lacombe D, Cardoso F, et al
Safeguarding the future of independent, academic clinical cancer research in Europe for the benefit of patients

Publication history

  • Received May 29, 2017
  • Revised June 27, 2017
  • Accepted June 27, 2017
  • First published August 3, 2017.
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August 03, 2017

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