Clinical trials

Discuss how to locate a trial, issues related to clinical trials (care, safety, etc.), how to find a trial that's right for you and what to ask your doctor, as well as cost and reimbursement issues.


New Clinical trial BBI608 plus Paclitaxel for TNBC

  • By Gratefulone · New reply April 14, 2014
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  • I just started participating in a new clinical trial sponsored by Boston Biomedical. From their website: "BBI608 is the most clinically advanced candidate in Boston Biomedical’s cancer stem cell pathway ...

I have a humdinger of a fission for you guys

  • By unlucky · New reply April 14, 2014
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  • Hi it's me unlucky here feeling depressed I love god I do but sometimes I wonder why do these thing happens to go people like us? I'm in very good hands at kamanos here in Detroit ,but I think man I don't ...

Palbociclib and Faslodex trial

  • By whybenormal · New reply April 5, 2014
  • 11 replies
  • Anyone else out there in this trial? I just had my third treatment. Amazing research ...

WIN Clinical Trials / Scientific Projects - looks promising!

  • By duda · Posted March 27, 2014
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New drug

  • By KLeeR · New reply March 25, 2014
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  • Is anyone taking abiraterone acetate, also known as Zytiga. There is a trial going on at Baylor University in Dallas, Texas. I was wondering how someone is doing on this medication. It goes along with ...

BELLE4 Trial

  • By msf · New reply March 14, 2014
  • 18 replies
  • Hello All, Is anyone else on the BELLE4 Trial (Taxol + BKM120). I can't find any results on the net but my wife has has 50% reduction in tumor size in the first 2 months and 40% drop in tumor markers ...


  • By choirchic · New reply March 6, 2014
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  • Baptist hospital in Florida doing immunotherapy trials for regular bc and TNBC. Ask your doctor's also about metformin for breast cancer, including TNBC ...


  • By choirchic · Posted March 6, 2014
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  • Baptist hospital in Florida doing immunotherapy trials for regular bc and TNBC. Ask your doctor's also about metformin for breast cancer, including TNBC ...

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  • By meadowleagirl · New reply March 3, 2014
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Looking for anyone who's on the MM302 Trial

  • By makmak · New reply February 24, 2014
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  • I just completed my first cycle on this trial in Indianapolis after a 2 year run on a TDM1 trial.. Looking for anyone who is also in this trial to share stories, side effects etc... Thanks ...

Globo H-KLH OPT 822 for patients with metastatic BC

  • By prettyinhotpink · New reply February 16, 2014
  • 14 replies
  • Just diagnosed in May of 2013 with BC stage IV with mets to bone. Just saw my Oncologist, Dr. Schwab UCSD. My latest bone scan came back as stable. Doc wants to put me on the Globo H clinical trial. 2 ...

Vaccine Trial Information

  • By AymzTX · New reply February 16, 2014
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  • I think I mentioned a vaccine trial recently and others were wanting some information. I posted a link to the trial they are offering me on my blog Anyone with mbc clinical ...

hope to start a trial need feedback

  • By rozipass · New reply February 13, 2014
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  • Hey Sisters, hopefully starting a phase 2 trial Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center very soon. Been on taxol from February - October, then it stopped working. Been on xeloda since October and doesn't ...

Vaccine Trials

  • By AymzTX · New reply February 13, 2014
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  • I'm going down to MD Anderson on Friday to find out about participating in one of the vaccine trials. No details, yet, so not sure which one it will be. Anyone else participating or have any idea which ...

Farbers' Metastatic BC Forum

  • By phil9279 · New reply December 28, 2013
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  • If you are Stage IV , get To a Major BC Research Hospital for Tx., if at all possible ! Went to Farbers' second annual metastatic bc forum. This yr had twice as much time spent on promising clinical trials ...

Clinical trial called PARP at Sloan Kettering in NYC

  • By rozipass · New reply December 28, 2013
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  • Has anyone heard of this trial? How do trials work? I want to be promised the real thing not a placebo or else I'm not doing it. Any feedback is greatly appreciated. Scared ...

BC treatment options without 'cutting' into cells?

  • By daisypetals · New reply December 25, 2013
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  • Hi girls, I've just had BC confirmed by PET/CT scan. I am refusing to have any biopsies or needles poked in the tumour site because I believe this will release cancerous cells into my blood stream and ...


  • By Ha · New reply December 4, 2013
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  • my mother has breast cancer metastasis to bone HeR + mother failed to all hormonal therapy femera...tomxifen...she develop liver met. they start on afintor plus aromzine...she develop bad side effect ...

Please sign and share my petition.

  • By pnr · New reply November 20, 2013
  • 51 replies
  • I've updated my petition to expedite the review of a new drug for metastatic breast cancer, PD 0332991(Palbociclib), which is showing progression free survival of patients for almost 2 years. The drug ...

Heard some good news for those w/ BRCA 1 or 2

  • By cbayse · New reply November 1, 2013
  • 5 replies
  • My sister has a friend who was diagnosed with TNBC and given 6 months to live. She started a clinical trial and is now NED! All I know is that the trail is beginning Phase III. The drug is by Biomarin ...

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