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Project Zero Delay Accelerates Drug's Path to Clinical Trial
Date:8/3/2009

nical trials are initiated without delays caused by contracting issues. New clinical trials can simply be appended to an existing master agreement, often as quickly as in a day.

"Zero Delay demonstrates what can be accomplished in an atmosphere of trust and collaboration that we've cultivated through our strategic alliance," Bast said. The alliance agreement also includes a commitment to regular meetings, a point of contact to remove obstacles, support of collaborative projects and a commitment to accelerate drug development.

"The next challenge," said Barge, "will be to do this consistently in order to develop truly innovative therapies that will someday offer new benefits to cancer patients."

Co-authors with Kurzrock and Bast are: Susan Pilat, Marcel Bartolazzi, and Dwana Sanders, all of M. D. Anderson's Department of Investigational Therapeutics; Stanley Tucker, Ph.D., Office of Translational Research. From AstraZeneca: Jill Hood, Ph.D., Kevin Webster, Michael Mallamaci, Steven Strand and Eileen Babcock.

About M. D. Anderson

The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston ranks as one of the world's most respected centers focused on cancer patient care, research, education and prevention. M. D. Anderson is one of only 40 comprehensive cancer centers designated by the National Cancer Institute. For six of the past eight years, including 2009, M. D. Anderson has ranked No. 1 in cancer care in "America's Best Hospitals," a survey published annually in U.S. News & World Report.

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