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Clinical trials for cancer

According to ClinicalTrials.gov, there are 55 recruiting clinical trials for cancer or 27% of all 202 recruiting trials in Ukraine; active, not recruiting trials for cancer – 80 or 40% of all 198 active, not recruiting trials. The country experience shows totally 317 clinical trials for cancer or 21% of all 1482 clinical trials in Ukraine.

The statistics of non-interventional (observational) studies: there are 4 recruiting studies for cancer or 36% of all 11 recruiting studies; all studies for cancer – 11 or 18% from all 60 studies in Ukraine.


Incidence of cancer in Ukraine

  • Leading pathology locations, 2015: breast – 25.2; lung – 20.5; colon – 13.3; stomach – 12.3; corpus uteri – 10.9 new cases of cancer per 100 thousand population (age-standardized, world standard).

cancer incidence in Ukraine


Clinical trials in Ukraine

  • Leading pathology locations: lung – 15, breast/prostate – 4, kidney/ovary/ stomach – 2 recruiting trials.

clinical trials for cancer in Ukraine, August 2017


Clinical trials in the world

  • Leading pathology locations, the world: breast – 1346, lung – 1038, prostate – 614, liver – 435, pancreas – 401 recruiting trials totally;
    • breast – 133, lung – 78, prostate – 73, liver – 65, pancreas – 43 recruiting trials on medical devices;
    • breast – 13, kidney – 7, liver/lung/pancreas – 5 recruiting trials with stem cells.

recruiting clinical trials for cancer worldwide, August 2017

recruiting clinical trials on medical devices for cancer worldwide, August 2017

recruiting clinical trials with stem cells for cancer worldwide, August 2017


Non-interventional (observational) studies

  • Leading pathology locations, the world: breast – 329, lung – 262, prostate – 170, pancreas – 110, liver – 85 recruiting studies.

recruiting observational studies for cancer, August 2017

NB! The cities located on the non-controlled territories of Ukraine are not included in the statistics.

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Sergii Gromov

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