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E7070 in Treating Patients With Stage IV Melanoma

2014-08-27 03:56:56 | BioPortfolio

Summary

RATIONALE: Drugs used in chemotherapy use different ways to stop tumor cells from dividing so they stop growing or die.

PURPOSE: Phase II trial to study the effectiveness of E7070 in treating patients who have stage IV melanoma.

Description

OBJECTIVES: I. Determine the therapeutic activity of E7070 in terms of objective response, duration of response, and progression-free survival of patients with metastatic melanoma. II. Determine the acute side effects of this drug in these patients. III. Determine the pharmacokinetic parameters of this drug in these patients.

OUTLINE: This is a multicenter study. Patients receive E7070 IV over 1 hour. Treatment repeats every 3 weeks in the absence of disease progression or unacceptable toxicity. Patients are followed every 6 weeks.

PROJECTED ACCRUAL: A total of 19-24 patients will be accrued for this study.

Study Design

Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Melanoma (Skin)

Intervention

indisulam

Location

Kaiser Franz Josef Hospital
Vienna
England
Austria
A-1100

Status

Active, not recruiting

Source

National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:56:56-0400

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