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NITRO: A randomised phase 3 trial of adding nitroglycerin to first line chemotherapy for advanced non-small cell lung cancer [ 2014 - 2016 ]

Also known as: NITRO: a randomised phase 3 trial of adding nitroglycerin to first line chemotherapy for advanced non-small cell lung cancer

Research Grant

[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/nhmrc/1065856]

Researchers: A/Pr Andrew Davidson (Principal investigator) ,  A/Pr Brett Hughes A/Pr Paul Mitchell A/Pr Sue-Anne Mclachlan Prof Michael Boyer
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Brief description Preliminary studies suggest that nitroglycerin paste can substantially improve the results of chemotherapy for advanced lung cancer. NITRO is a definitive, large-scale, randomised trial that is needed to reliably determine if these promising results are true, and worthy of widespread application in routine clinical practice.

Funding Amount $AUD 504,960.41

Funding Scheme Project Grants

Notes Standard Project Grant

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