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View in Spanish: Formulario 1572 de la FDA-Declaración del investigador

Form FDA 1572-Statement of Investigator ( in-VEH-stih-GAYT-er)
A form that must be filed by an investigator running a clinical trial to study a new drug or agent. The investigator agrees to follow the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Code of Federal Regulations for the clinical trial. The investigator verifies that he or she has the experience and background needed to conduct the trial and that it will be done in a way that is ethical and scientifically sound. Also called 1572 form.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.