The NCI-MATCH trial includes a large number of rare and common cancer types, while most other precision medicine cancer trials address a single cancer. It is a phase II study that seeks to determine whether matching certain drugs or drug combinations in adults whose tumors have specific gene abnormalities will effectively treat their cancer, regardless of their cancer type. Such discoveries could be eligible to move on to larger, more definitive trials.
The trial is for cancer patients who meet all of the following pre-qualifications:
For more information, visit the Genomic Testing section.
Disclaimer: Personnel in clinical sites must review the master protocol for complete eligibility requirements and NOT rely upon this overview, which is not intended to be a comprehensive listing of inclusion and exclusion criteria.