AG-013736 In Combination With Docetaxel Versus Docetaxel Alone For Patients With Metastatic Breast Cancer

2014-08-27 03:54:39 | BioPortfolio


The primary purpose of the study is to determine the time to progression of the combination of study drug (AG-013736) and docetaxel versus docetaxel alone in patients who have not received prior chemotherapy for metastatic breast cancer. The secondary purpose of the study is to determine the dose of study drug that can be given with docetaxel administered on an every 3 week schedule.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator), Primary Purpose: Treatment


Breast Neoplasms


Placebo, AG-013736 (axitinib)


Pfizer Investigational Site
United States





Results (where available)

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Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Breast neoplasms that do not express ESTROGEN RECEPTORS; PROGESTERONE RECEPTORS; and do not overexpress the NEU RECEPTOR/HER-2 PROTO-ONCOGENE PROTEIN.

Any neoplasms of the male breast. These occur infrequently in males in developed countries, the incidence being about 1% of that in females.

Neoplasms, usually carcinoma, located within the center of an organ or within small lobes, and in the case of the breast, intraductally. The emphasis of the name is on the location of the neoplastic tissue rather than on its histological type. Most cancers of this type are located in the breast.

Metastatic breast cancer characterized by EDEMA and ERYTHEMA of the affected breast due to LYMPHATIC METASTASIS and eventual obstruction of LYMPHATIC VESSELS by the cancer cells.

Tumors or cancer of the human BREAST.

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