Funding for this research was provided by:
Institut National Du Cancer (PHRC 2010)
Received: 26 April 2018
Accepted: 18 September 2018
First Online: 11 October 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Study investigations were conducted after approval by the local Ethics Committee (Nord-Ouest IV Commit de Protection des Patients) on 9th March, 2010, and after the approval of the French Health Authority (AFSSAPS) on 12th April, 2010. Signed informed consent was obtained from each patient. The study was registered in the European Clinical Trials Register (EudraCT N° 2009–017020-59) and in the US Clinical Trials Register (NCT01303497) and was conducted in agreement with the Declaration of Helsinki and International Conference on Harmonization of Good Clinical Practice guidelines.
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