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Looking for patients with hormone-receptor positive metastatic breast cancer to test an experimental biological drug

Posted by on Sep 30, 2019 in Breast cancer | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study is examining the effectiveness of biological drug sacituzumab govitecan (IMMU-132) compared to standard treatments for patients with hormone receptor-positive metastatic breast cancer. The main outcomes that will be measured are cancer responsiveness to the drug and survival of patients without the cancer growing. This trial...

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Looking for patients with metastatic triple-negative breast cancer to trial experimental vaccine with biological therapy

Posted by on Sep 20, 2019 in Breast cancer | 0 comments

In a nutshell This trial is examining the most beneficial dose of an experimental AE37 vaccine when used with biological therapy pembrolizumab (Keytruda). The main outcomes to be measured are the maximum safest dose of AE37 and objective response rate. This study is recruiting in Illinois and West Virginia, US. The details Triple-negative...

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Nivolumab in previously treated advanced non-small cell lung cancer – what is the long-term outlook for survival?

Posted by on Sep 16, 2019 in Lung cancer | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated survival rates in advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) after nivolumab (Opdivo) treatment.  They found that nivolumab was associated with longer survival time in patients that responded to treatment.  Some background Lung cancer (LC) is one of the most common cancers worldwide. Non-small...

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Stem cell transplant after blinatumomab in patients with relapsed or unresponsive acute lymphoblastic leukemia

Posted by on Sep 13, 2019 in Leukemia | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study aimed to investigate the outcomes for patients who underwent allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant after treatment with blinatumomab.  This study concluded that survival was driven by the response to study treatment and by salvage status regardless of transplant status.   Some...

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Looking for participants to test a vaccine for the treatment of advanced colorectal cancer

Posted by on Sep 10, 2019 in Colorectal cancer | 0 comments

In a nutshell This phase 1b trial is examining the effectiveness and safety of a vaccine treatment, ATP128, in the treatment of advanced colorectal cancer. The main outcome to be measured is the tumor response to the treatment and treatment toxicity. This trial is being conducted in Arizona and California, US. The details Colorectal cancer is the...

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Looking for patients with relapsed or unresponsive multiple myeloma to test a new antibody drug

Posted by on Aug 14, 2019 in Multiple Myeloma | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study is examining the effectiveness of antibody drug tiragolumab with or without standard treatment for relapsed or unresponsive multiple myeloma or non-Hodgkin lymphoma. The main outcome would be the side effects experienced by patients 1 year after treatment.  The details Both multiple myeloma (MM) and non-Hodkin lymphoma...

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Looking for patients with BRAF positive inoperable colorectal cancer to test a new treatment combination

Posted by on Aug 14, 2019 in Colorectal cancer | 0 comments

In a nutshell This phase 1/2 trial is examining the best dose and side effects of a combined treatment with encorafenib (Braftovi), cetuximab (Erbitux) and nivolumab (Opdivo). The main outcome to be measured will be the tumor response to the treatment. This trial is being conducted in Texas, US. The details Colorectal cancer is one of the leading...

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Evaluating BCD chemotherapy for patients with peripheral T-cell lymphoma

Posted by on Jul 31, 2019 in Non-Hodgkin lymphoma | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study evaluated the safety and effectiveness of BCD chemotherapy (bendamustine, carboplatin, and dexamethasone) for patients with peripheral T-cell lymphoma that has come back or stopped responding to treatment. This study concluded that this treatment was promising, with minimal side effects. Some background Peripheral T-cell...

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Searching for patients to try a new therapy for advanced solid tumors.

Posted by on Jul 24, 2019 in Colorectal cancer | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study is searching for participants with advanced solid tumors to try a new treatment called repotrectinib (TPX-0005). The main outcomes that will be measured include side effects, the most effective dose and response. This trial is recruiting in the United States and Korea. The details Patients with different genetic mutations...

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