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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Cancer of Head and Neck
and you are
over 18
years old
This is an early phase trial to investigate
how or whether the drug affects your body.
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The purpose

The study researchers want to look at the overall effects that Metformin may have on the tumor characteristics of Head and Neck cancer cells as well as the interactions that Metformin has on the growth or death of tumor cells.

Provided treatments

  • Drug: Metformin
Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT02402348. The sponsor of the trial is West Virginia University and it is looking for 3 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Pilot Study of Metformin (MF) IN HNSCC (Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma) as Window Trial Design in Operable HNSCC, to Investigate the Effects of MF, Tumor Genotype and MF Genotype Interactions, on Tumor Metabolism and Anoikis