Cancer trials in sub-Saharan Africa: Aligning research and care

PLoS Med. 2017 Jul 10;14(7):e1002351. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002351. eCollection 2017 Jul.


Satish Gopal discusses the challenges of deliverable cancer care and cancer trials in sub-Saharan Africa as well as a potential framework for overcoming these challenges.

MeSH terms

  • Africa South of the Sahara
  • Antineoplastic Agents / therapeutic use*
  • Clinical Trials as Topic*
  • Humans
  • Neoplasms / drug therapy*


  • Antineoplastic Agents