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Sarcoma Clinical Trials
AP23573-07-302 – Pivotal Trial to Determine the Efficacy and Safety of AP23573 when Administered as Maintenance Therapy to Patients with Metastatic Soft-Tissue or Bone Sarcomas
COGAEWS07B1 – A COG Study for Collecting and Banking Ewing Sarcoma Specimens
ET743-SAR-3002 – A multicenter, open-label single-arm study of YONDELIS (trabectedin) for subjects with locally advanced or metastatic soft tissue sarcoma who have relapsed or are refractory to standard of care treatment.