We’re committed to our mission of finding new treatments that may help improve the lives of people with cancer. We perform these trials to see if they can help prevent, find, or treat cancer.
Colon and rectal cancers (also known as colorectal cancer) begin as polyps, which are abnormal growths inside the colon or rectum. If not removed, these polyps may become cancerous. Stage IV, or advanced colorectal cancer, means that the cancer cells from the colon or rectum have spread to other parts of the body.