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A study found that only 43% of clinical trials reported race and ethnicity. The FDA issued guidance to address these inequalities.
In clinical trials for personalized cancer treatments, Black and Latino people are routinely understudied compared with whites.
Count Me In (CMI) is launching its first patient-partnered research project translated entirely to Spanish.
The genetic variant frequently causes low white blood cell counts in African Americans who are otherwise healthy.
The fund will help to develop initiatives to support researchers of color and increase diversity in cancer research and patient care.
The Senate-passed bill memorializing Henrietta Lacks aims to address underrepresentation in cancer clinical trials.
The new collaboration will dig into tumor genome, microbiome to address colon cancer inequities among people of color.
A story about the need we all have to be addressed and acknowledged by our correct names. It’s a matter of showing respect.
With Stand Up To Cancer, he hopes to increase diversity in this field so all patients can benefit equally from potential cancer treatments.
The group of 15 medical students promotes medicine as a career choice for Black people.
NCI awards Fred Hutch $3.5M to create a colorectal cancer risk calculator based on data from multiethnic populations.
SU2C Health Equity Initiative aims to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in cancer research and improve outcomes for minority populations.
The study raises concerns about the effectiveness of cancer drugs, as genetic differences may affect how someone responds to a drug.
Collaboration with Lazarex Cancer Foundation tests new ways to erase cost barriers in major public health issue.
Overall, few people actually sign up for and participate in trials, and those who do participate don’t always represent the U.S. population.
NCI is expanding eligibility criteria for its cancer clinical trials in the hope that more people will enroll.
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