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MEDI4736 Combinations in Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma

Aug 12th, 2022 - This study is being carried out to see if the drugs MEDI4736, Savolitinib and Tremelimumab can be used alone or in combination to reduce the size of tumours in patients with kidney cancer. The drugs being tested in this study have an anti-tumour effect and have been tested in pre-clinical and human studies before. MEDI4736 and tremelimumab work with the immune system to help the body fight agai...

Gemcitabine Hydrochloride With or Without WEE1 Inhibitor MK-1775 in Treating Patients With Recurrent Ovarian, Primary Peritoneal, or Fallopian Tube Cancer

Aug 12th, 2022 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: I. To evaluate the progression free survival (PFS) of subjects with recurrent platinum-resistant ovarian, fallopian tube or primary peritoneal cancer receiving gemcitabine (gemcitabine hydrochloride) in combination with AZD 1775 (MK-1775 [WEE1 inhibitor MK-1775]) compared to subjects receiving gemcitabine in combination with placebo. SECONDARY OBJECTIVES: I. To evaluate the ...

Testing the Addition of the Anti-cancer Viral Therapy Telomelysin™ to Chemoradiation for Patients With Advanced Esophageal Cancer and Are Not Candidates for Surgery

Aug 12th, 2022 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVE: I. To determine if the addition of OBP-301 to chemoradiation with carboplatin/paclitaxel is safe. SECONDARY OBJECTIVES: I. To assess toxicities associated with the addition of OBP-301 to chemoradiation. II. To assess the number of clinical complete responses (cCR). III. To assess the number of patients alive/without progression (progression-free survival [PFS]) and the number...

PT2385 for the Treatment of Von Hippel-Lindau Disease-Associated Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma

Aug 12th, 2022 - This open-label Phase 2 study will evaluate the efficacy, safety, PK, and PD of PT2385 in patients with VHL disease who have at least 1 measurable VHL disease-associated ccRCC tumor (as defined by RECIST 1.1). PT2385 will be administered orally and treatment will be continuous. Changes in VHL disease-associated non-ccRCC tumors will also be evaluated.

A Study of Pembrolizumab (MK-3475) in Combination With Belzutifan (MK-6482) and Lenvatinib (MK-7902), or Pembrolizumab/Quavonlimab (MK-1308A) in Combination With Lenvatinib, Versus Pembrolizumab an...

Aug 12th, 2022 - The goal of this study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of pembrolizumab plus belzutifan plus lenvatinib or pembrolizumab/quavonlimab plus lenvatinib versus pembrolizumab plus lenvatinib as first-line treatment in participants with advanced clear cell renal cell carcinoma (ccRCC). The primary hypotheses are (1) pembrolizumab plus belzutifan plus lenvatinib is superior to pembrolizumab plu...

Comparison of Standard of Care Treatment With a Triplet Combination of Targeted Immunotherapeutic Agents

Aug 12th, 2022 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVE: I. To assess the efficacy of the combinations durvalumab (MEDI4736) plus olaparib and cediranib, durvalumab (MEDI4736) plus cediranib, or olaparib and cediranib, as measured by progression-free survival (PFS), as compared to physician's choice standard of care chemotherapy, in patients with recurrent platinum-resistant ovarian, primary peritoneal or fallopian tube cancer who ...

Testing A New Combination of Anti-cancer Immune Therapies, Atezolizumab and CDX-1127 (Varlilumab) With or Without the Addition of A Third Anti-cancer Drug, Cobimetinib, for Advanced-Stage Biliary T...

Aug 12th, 2022 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: I. To assess the response rate (ORR) of patients with unresectable, pre-treated biliary cancers treated with the combination of atezolizumab and CDX-1127 (varlilumab) with or without cobimetinib. II. To assess the progression free survival (PFS) of patients with unresectable, pre-treated biliary cancers treated with the combination of atezolizumab and CDX-1127 (varlilumab) w...

Interventional Radiology Liver Directed Therapies and Hypofractionated Image-Guided Radiation Therapy in Veteran and Non-Veteran, Non-surgical Hepatocellular Carcinoma Patients

Aug 12th, 2022 - This is a research study to evaluate change in Quality of Life, as defined by the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer Quality of Life Questionnaire Core-30 (EORTC C-30), from baseline to 1 month post treatment in two patient cohorts receiving Interventional Radiology Liver Directed Therapies or Hypofractionated Image-Guided Radiation Therapy.

Radiation Therapy With Protons or Photons in Treating Patients With Liver Cancer

Aug 12th, 2022 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: I. To determine if Overall Survival (OS) is different for hepatocellular carcinoma patients treated with protons compared to photons. SECONDARY OBJECTIVES: I. To determine the difference in Progression-Free Survival (PFS) in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) treated with protons compared to patients with HCC treated with photons. II. To determine the difference in...

A Study to Assess the Effectiveness and Safety of Irinotecan Liposome Injection, 5-fluorouracil/Leucovorin Plus Oxaliplatin in Patients Not Previously Treated for Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer, Comp...

Aug 12th, 2022 - The purpose of this study is to look at the efficacy and safety of Irinotecan liposome injection in combination with other approved drugs used for cancer therapy, namely 5 fluorouracil/leucovorin (5FU/LV) plus oxaliplatin compared to nab-paclitaxel + gemcitabine treatment in improving the overall survival of patients not previously treated for metastatic pancreatic cancer.

Hereditary Leiomyomatosis Renal Cell Cancer - Study of the Genetic Cause and the Predisposition to Renal Cancer

Aug 12th, 2022 - Background: Hereditary Leiomyomatosis and Renal Cell Cancer (HLRCC) is a rare autosomal dominantly inherited disorder which confers susceptibility to develop cutaneous and uterine leiomyomas and renal cell carcinoma. HLRCC is caused by mutations in the Krebs cycle enzyme, fumarate hydratase localized on chromosome 1q42.3-q43. Objectives: Define the risk of developing renal cancer, cutaneous lei...

Testing the Addition of a New Anti-Cancer Drug, Triapine, to the Usual Chemotherapy Treatment (Cisplatin) During Radiation Therapy for Advanced-stage Cervical and Vaginal Cancers

Aug 12th, 2022 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVE: I. To evaluate the efficacy of the experimental regimen of triapine (3AP), cisplatin, and radiation to increase overall survival relative to the standard/control regimen of cisplatin and radiation in women with uterine cervix or vaginal cancer. SECONDARY OBJECTIVE: I. To determine the relative progression-free survival impact of triapine-cisplatin radio-chemotherapy and cispl...

A Study of Belzutifan (MK-6482) in Combination With Lenvatinib Versus Cabozantinib for Treatment of Renal Cell Carcinoma (MK-6482-011)

Aug 12th, 2022 - This study will compare the efficacy and safety of belzutifan + lenvatinib versus cabozantinib in participants with advanced renal cell carcinoma (RCC) with clear cell component after prior therapy. The primary hypothesis is that belzutifan + lenvatinib is superior to cabozantinib in terms of progression-free survival or overall survival.

Comparing Proton Therapy to Photon Radiation Therapy for Esophageal Cancer

Aug 12th, 2022 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: I. To determine if overall survival (OS) is improved with proton beam radiation therapy (PBT) treatment as compared to intensity modulated photon radiation therapy (IMRT) as part of planned protocol treatment for patients with esophageal cancer. II. To determine if OS with PBT is non-inferior to IMRT as part of planned protocol treatment and that there will be less grade 3+ ...

A Study of L-DOS47 in Combination With Vinorelbine/Cisplatin in Lung Adenocarcinoma

Aug 12th, 2022 - The study is divided into two parts. In part I, the maximum tolerated dose of L-DOS47, when given in combination with vinorelbine/cisplatin, will be determined. Cohorts of 3 patients will be recruited into three dosing cohorts (6, 9 and 12 µg/kg). All patients at a given dose level must complete the first treatment cycle (3 week period) before escalation in subsequent patients can proceed. The ...

Radiation Therapy in Combination With Durvalumab for People With Pancreatic Cancer

Aug 12th, 2022 - The purpose of this study is to find out if combining durvalumab with standard stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR) is an effective treatment for people with locally advanced or borderline resectable pancreatic cancer. The researchers will also look at the safety of the combination treatment and any side effects it causes.

Ablation of Hepatocellular Carcinoma: a Nationwide Study

Aug 12th, 2022 - Background Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the most common primary malignancy of the liver and accounts for 85-90% of liver cancer. The most important risk factor for HCC is cirrhosis of any etiology. Among other major risk factors for HCC are chronic viral infections with hepatitis C virus (HCV) and hepatitis B virus (HBV), chronic alcohol consumption and non-alcoholic steatohepatitis. Three...

A Trial of Cobicistat and Gemcitabine and Nab-Paclitaxel in Patients With Advanced Stage or Metastatic Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma

Aug 12th, 2022 - To explore the possibility to overcome CYP3A-mediated resistance to anticancer drugs in pancreatic cancer, we will investigate the pharmacokinetics, safety, tolerability, and efficacy of nanoparticle albumin-bound paclitaxel (nab-paclitaxel) in combination with gemcitabine and the CYP3A inhibitor cobicistat in a phase I proof-of-concept trial to determine the safety profile, the recommended dos...

68Ga-FAPI PET/CT for the Detection of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma(ACC)

Aug 12th, 2022 - 68Ga-FAPI is a positron labeled inhibitor of fibroblast activating protein, which has been widely used in malignant tumor imaging in recent years. Adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC) is a rare epithelial malignant tumor, which usually originates from salivary glands. Its typical characteristics are long clinical course and high rate of distant metastasis. The purpose of this study was to investigate...

A Study of Belzutifan (MK-6482) Plus Pembrolizumab (MK-3475) Versus Placebo Plus Pembrolizumab in Participants With Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma Post Nephrectomy (MK-6482-022)

Aug 12th, 2022 - The purpose of this study is to assess the efficacy and safety of oral belzutifan (MK-6482) plus intravenous (IV) pembrolizumab (MK-3475) compared to placebo plus pembrolizumab, in the adjuvant treatment of Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma (ccRCC) post nephrectomy. The primary study hypothesis is that belzutifan plus pembrolizumab is superior to placebo plus pembrolizumab with respect to disease...