POET 500


POET 500 is a program where cancer patients consent to provide fresh blood samples and left over tissue from their primary tumours to have have their samples analyzed and used in medical research.


Currently recruiting participants: Yes

Eligible gender: Male, Female, Transgender, Other

Eligible ages: 18 to 100

Inclusion criteria:

• Pathologically (histologic or cytologic) or clinically confirmed (based on diagnostic imaging) diagnosis of cancer.
• Males or females at least 18 years of age.
• Signed informed consent.

Exclusion criteria:

• Patients unable to provide written, informed consent


This study is not currently accepting expressions of interest via the website. Please see contact information below.

Additional information

Contact information

Prospective participants may be identified by clinicians, surgeons, interventional radiologists or other treating physicians, or in collaboration with the local biobanks.

Principal investigator:

Pinaki Bose

Clinical trial: