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BIQ 
Biomarker, Imaging, & Quality of Life

BIQSFP 
Biomarker, Imaging, & Quality of Life Studies Funding Program

CEA 
Cost-Effectiveness Analysis

CCCT 
Coordinating Center for Clinical Trials

CCOP 
Community Clinical Oncology Program

CG 
Cooperative Group

CLIA 
Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments

CTAC 
Clinical Trials & Translational Research Advisory Committee

CTEP 
Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program

CTROC 
Clinical & Translational Research Operations Committee
 

DCP
Division of Cancer Prevention

DCTD 
Division of Cancer Treatment & Diagnosis

FAQ 
Frequently-Asked Question

HRQOL 
Health-Related Quality of Life

MB-CCOPs
Minority-Based Community Clinical Oncology Programs

NCI 
National Cancer Institute
 

NCORP
NCI's Community Oncology Research Program

NCTN
National Clinical Trials Network

NIH 
National Institutes of Health

PACCT 
Program for the Assessment of Clinical Cancer Tests

PRO 
Patient Reported Outcomes

QOL 
Quality of Life

SSC 
Scientific Steering Committee