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Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) based on drug-eluting beads (DEB-TACE) is widely used for unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). However, the long-term survival is still low after DEB-TACE treatment. In recent years, lenvatinib and anti-PD-1 have exhibited potential therapeutic effects for advanced HCC. Combining targeted drugs or immunotherapies with DEB-TACE may provide synergistic effects and facilitate the development of personalized medicine. Therefore, this prospective study aims to investigate the safety and efficacy of DEB-TACE plus lenvatinib or PD-1 Inhibitor for unresectable HCC.
Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the most common type of liver cancer. Most patients with HCC are diagnosed as advanced stage or unresectable disease because of the lack of signs and symptoms. Despite significant research efforts, only a few effective treatment approaches have been developed for HCC. Conventional transarterial chemoembolization (cTACE) is widely used as a palliative treatment for inoperable HCC. TACE based on drug-eluting beads (DEB-TACE) has recently been introduced into the clinic. This technique relies on drug-loaded microspheres to embolize and release antitumor medication gradually and locally in order to maximize local ischemia and tumor necrosis. Nowadays, many RCTs and meta-analyses found DEB-TACE is associated with higher overall survival than cTACE for unresectable HCC. However, the long-term survival is still low after DEB-TACE treatment. In recent years, targeted drugs (such as sorafenib, lenvatinib) and immune checkpoint inhibitor (anti-PD-1) have exhibited potential therapeutic effects for advanced HCC. Lenvatinib is non-inferior to sorafenib in overall survival in untreated advanced HCC. Combining targeted drugs or immunotherapies with conventional therapeutic approaches may provide synergistic effects and facilitate the development of personalized medicine. Therefore, this prospective study aims to investigate the safety and efficacy of DEB-TACE plus lenvatinib or PD-1 Inhibitor for unresectable HCC.
DEB-TACE plus Lenvatinib, DEB-TACE plus PD-1 inhibitor
Not yet recruiting
Guangxi Medical University
Published on BioPortfolio: 2020-01-22T12:13:00-0500
This trial is is an open label, multicenter, randomized controlled phase 3 clinical trial. The purpose is to compare the efficacy and safety of lenvatinib plus TACE with lenvatinib alone f...
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of lenvatinib combined with PD-1 antibody compared with transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) for patients with intermedia...
The purpose of the study is to observe the effect of Lenvatinib Combined With TACE in preventing the recurrence in high-risk patients with hepatocellular carcinoma.
The study is a multicenter phase III randomized trial. The purpose is to investigate both the efficacy and safety of transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) plus sorafenib versus TACE alone...
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) combined with programmed cell death protein-1 (PD-1) antibody compared with TACE ...
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