FOCUS4 is a molecularly stratified, multi-site randomised trial programme for patients with colorectal cancer opened to recruitment in the UK in 2014.
The FOCUS4 programme is designed to identify and register eligible patients, perform a set of molecular tests on a sample of their tumour and then enrol them into a specific randomised trial based on the results of the molecular tests. Each molecularly stratified trial aims to compare a novel intervention to placebo or standard care. Please follow the links above for detailed information on the trial.
The primary research objectives fall into 3 main categories:
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FOCUS4 aims to register 2400 and randomise at least 1536 patients from over 100 hospitals across the whole of the UK.
FOCUS4 started recruitment in January 2014, and is currently open to recruitment
There are 94 sites open in the UK recruiting to FOCUS4.
Trial Committees and Investigators
There are a number of committees involved with the oversight of the trial.