Data sharing in clinical trials is increasingly recognized as fundamental to strengthening therapeutic research.1 Several funding organizations have developed data sharing policies for clinical studies, and the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (http://www.icmje.org) has promoted the diffusion of study results and patient-level data from clinical trials. JAMA Oncology and the other JAMA Network journals require authors of randomized clinical trials to include data sharing statements with their published articles.2 In recent years, sharing of patient-level data has improved with new platforms such as ClinicalTrials.gov, Project Data Sphere, Clinical Study Data Request, and Vivli.
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Arfè A, Ventz S, Trippa L. Shared and Usable Data From Phase 1 Oncology Trials—An Unmet Need. JAMA Oncol. 2020;6(7):980–981. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2020.0144
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