CRUK Cancer Research UK
CSG Clinical Studies Group (in the UK)
CT computed tomography
CTAC Clinical Trials and Translational Research Advisory Group
CTEP Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program
CTU Clinical Trials Unit (in the UK)
 
DNA deoxyribonucleic acid
 
ECOG Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group
EGFR epidermal growth factor receptor
EMA European Medicines Agency
 
FDA Food and Drug Administration
FLT3 fms-like tyrosine kinase 3 (fms is the receptor for macrophage colony stimulating factor)
 
GOG Gynecologic Oncology Group
 
HER2 human epidermal growth factor receptor 2
 
IDE Investigational Device Exemption
IND Investigational New Drug
IOM Institute of Medicine
IP intellectual property
IRB institutional review board
IRF independent radiology facility
IT information technology
 
KRAS Kirsten rat sarcoma oncogene
 
NCCCP NCI Community Cancer Centers Program
NCCTG North Central Cancer Treatment Group
NCI National Cancer Institute
NCORP NCI Community Oncology Research Program
NCPF National Cancer Policy Forum
NCRI National Cancer Research Institute (in the UK)
NCRN National Cancer Research Network (in the UK)


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