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The purpose of this study is to assess the safety and tolerability of treatment with BMS-936558 (MDX-1106) in combination with ipilimumab in subjects with unresectable Stage III or Stage IV malignant melanoma
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
BMS-936558 (MDX1106-04), Ipilimumab
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:17:36-0400
The purpose of this study is to provide treatment with Nivolumab in combination with Ipilimumab and to assess the safety and tolerability of this combination in subjects who are anti-cytot...
This study, with 20 patients participating, will examine the safety and tolerability for the ipilimumab/UV1 combination in patients with unresectable or metastatic malignant melanoma.
The goal of this study is to understand how ipilimumab is being used, its safety profile, and the manner in which Adverse Reactions are managed in routine clinical practice. Another goal i...
A Phase 3 comparison of ipilimumab with and without IMO-2125 in advanced melanoma
The primary objective of the study is to provide treatment with ipilimumab to subjects who have serious or immediately life-threatening unresectable Stage III or Stage IV melanoma, who hav...
Brain metastases are a common cause of disabling neurologic complications and death in patients with metastatic melanoma. Previous studies of nivolumab combined with ipilimumab in metastatic melanoma ...
Nivolumab, a completely human programmed death-1 inhibitor antibody, was first approved by the Food and Drug Administration for patients with advanced malignant melanoma resistant to other modalities ...
Ipilimumab is a CTLA-4 monoclonal antibody that amplifies T-cell activation and response to melanoma. It is approved to treat unresectable or metastatic melanoma. Immune-related adverse events are com...
Ipilimumab and nivolumab are immune-checkpoint inhibitors commonly used for melanoma. The combination is being investigated for its efficacy against several types of cancer, including malignant pleura...
Immune checkpoint inhibitors are new therapeutic options for metastatic melanoma, but little data is available in organ transplant recipient populations. Six French patients, 3 men and 3 women, mean a...
An unpigmented malignant melanoma. It is an anaplastic melanoma consisting of cells derived from melanoblasts but not forming melanin. (Dorland, 27th ed; Stedman, 25th ed)
Tumors of the iris characterized by increased pigmentation of melanocytes. Iris nevi are composed of proliferated melanocytes and are associated with neurofibromatosis and malignant melanoma of the choroid and ciliary body. Malignant melanoma of the iris often originates from preexisting nevi.
An anti-CTLA-4 ANTIGEN monoclonal antibody initially indicated for the treatment of certain types of metastatic MELANOMA. Its mode of actions may include blocking of CTLA-4 mediated inhibition of CYTOTOXIC T LYMPHOCYTES, allowing for more efficient destruction of target tumor cells.
A cellular subtype of malignant melanoma. It is a pigmented lesion composed of melanocytes occurring on sun-exposed skin, usually the face and neck. The melanocytes are commonly multinucleated with a "starburst" appearance. It is considered by many to be the in situ phase of lentigo maligna melanoma.
Found in large amounts in the plasma and urine of patients with malignant melanoma. It is therefore used in the diagnosis of melanoma and for the detection of postoperative metastases. Cysteinyldopa is believed to be formed by the rapid enzymatic hydrolysis of 5-S-glutathionedopa found in melanin-producing cells.
There are three main types of skin cancer: basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma and malignant melanoma. Basal cell carcinoma Basal cell carcinoma, or BCC, is a cancer of the basal cells at the bottom of the epidermis. It’s very common ...
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