- the correct dose for a new medicine
- how often the drug should be given to ensure it remains effective
- the effects the new medicine may have on your body, including side effects and toxicities
- the effects of the new medicine on your cancer
- how your body absorbs, circulates, changes and eliminates the new medicine – this is called the pharmacokinetics
The Early Phase Clinical Trials Team (EPCTT) has around 20 ongoing studies and accepts several new patient referrals each week. Please see the Early phase clinical research page for details of current early phase trials in the Cambridge area.