The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is seeking to optimize patients’ and oncologists’ accessibility to cancer clinical trials program by developing innovative information and learning platforms. The organization is developing the National Cancer Institute Clinical Trials API facilitate cancer research stakeholders – scientists, advocacy groups, and the academic sphere – to build useful digital tools, resources, and applications that will expedite the adoption of tailored clinical trial information solutions in target communities. The API conveys requests and responses in JSON format. It is currently a beta release.
This article is part of a multi-part series about interesting APIs that were added to our directory during 2017. Health, IoT, and Environment APIs are covered in this segment. The APIs were chosen by our researchers, by popularity according to website traffic, and by mentions on social media.
Fifteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Finance, Data Mining, and Artificial Intelligence. Highlights today include an API for automobile diagnostics and an API from NCI for cancer research clinical trials. Here's a look at what is new.