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Frequently Asked Questions

At Genentech, our focus is on enrolling patients in clinical trials to obtain the data required for review and approval by regulatory authorities, including the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). In rare circumstances, we may provide patients with access to unapproved or investigational medicines outside the clinical trials process.

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Find Open Clinical Trials

Search clinicaltrials.gov to find out if a clinical trial exists for a specific medicine for a particular disease.