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What does NSABP stand for?

NSABP stands for National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project (cancer treatment trial)

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The Center participates in programs with the National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project (NSABP), Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG), Hoosier Oncology Group (HOG), The NCI's Clinical Trials Support Unit (CTSU) and Michigan State University (MSU).
The FDA panel cited a study conducted by the National Cancer Institute and the National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project, which found tamoxifen so effective in reducing breast cancer risk that the trial was halted 14 months early.
study of 2,818 women, known as the National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project, found that the benefits of 5 years' worth of tamoxifen therapy persisted for 5 years after women stopped taking the drug, reports Bernard Fisher of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.