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Facilitating International Prospective Clinical Trials in Stem Cell Transplantation

Project Aims

  • To establish the methodology to run prospective clinical trials in Europe
  • To standardise essential data collection and to develop a clinical trial database that interacts with the pre-existing databases of retrospective data at the EBMT and CIBMTR.
  • To work towards achieving consensus on regulatory requirements, including ethical and legal issues across Europe
  • To design and maintain a portal for information exchange
  • To improve biostatistical methodology in the analysis of clinical trials in SCT

Project Lead

Prof. Doris Schroeder, Centre for Professional Ethics, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK.


Prof. Jane Apperley, Imperial College, London, UK, Principal Investigator.

Dr Ronald Brand - Department of Medical Statistics at Leiden University, Dr Mary-Carmen Ruiz de Elvira - Registry Executive Officer EBMT, Dr Kim Champion - Clinical Trials Coordinator EBMT, Kings College London, Dr Myriam Labopin - EBMT Data office, Paris, Fiona McDonald - EBMT Barcelona

Dr. David Coles and Prof. Doris Schroeder Centre for Professional Ethics, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK, Ethics Team.


This research project is funded by the European Community's Sixth Framework Programme



Further Information

CLINT summary in EC publication (.pdf 194KB)

Official project website