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publication date: May 2, 2016
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NCI CTEP-Approved Trials for the Month of April


The National Cancer Institute Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program approved the following clinical research studies last month. For further information, contact the principal investigator listed.


Phase I

9771: Phase I Study of Veliparib (ABT-888), an Oral PARP Inhibitor, and VX-970, an ATR Inhibitor, in Combination with Cisplatin in Patients with Refractory Solid Tumors. National Cancer Institute Developmental Therapeutics Clinic; Chen, A. P. (301) 496-4291


9898: A Phase I Trial of AZD9291 and Necitumumab in EGFR-Mutant Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer After Progression on a Previous EGFR Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor. City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center LAO; Riess, Jonathan W. (916) 734-3772


9903: A Phase 1B Study of AZD9291 in Combination with Navitoclax in EGFR-Mutant Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Following Resistance to Initial EGFR Kinase Inhibitor. Dana-Farber - Harvard Cancer Center LAO; Oxnard, Geoffrey Raymond. (617) 632-6049


Phase II

ALTE1621: Pharmacologic Reversal of Ventricular Remodeling in Childhood Cancer Survivors at Risk for Heart Failure (PREVENT-HF): A Phase 2b Randomized Placebo-Controlled (Carvedilol) Trial. Children’s Oncology Group; Armenian, Saro H. (626) 471-7320


EA3132: Phase II Randomized Trial of Adjuvant Radiotherapy with or Without Cisplatin for p53 Mutated, Surgically Resected Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck (SCCHN). ECOG-ACRIN Cancer Research Group; Ferris, Robert Louis. (412) 623-1416


S1500: A Randomized, Phase II Efficacy Assessment of Multiple MET Kinase Inhibitors (Cabozantinib [NSC #761968], Crizotinib [NSC #749005], Savolitinib [NSC #785348], and Sunitinib [NSC #736511]) in Metastatic Papillary Renal Carcinoma (PAPMET). SWOG; Pal, Sumanta Kumar. (626) 256-4673


Other Phases

AAML15B7-Q: Comparison of Molecular Features of Pediatric CML and Adult CML. Children’s Oncology Group; Sakamoto, Kathleen Miho. (650) 725-9250


AAML15B8-Q: Chimeric Antigen Receptor T Cell Immunotherapy for Acute Myeloid Leukemia. Children’s Oncology Group; Aplenc, Richard. (267) 426-7252


AAML15B9-Q: Nox4 Inhibition as a Therapeutic Target in FLT3/ITD+ AML. Children’s Oncology Group; Metts, Jonathan Layne. (404) 727-3246


AAML16B1-Q: Identification and Development of Biomarker Profiles to Predict Clinical Outcomes for Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) Patients with NPM1pos/FLT3-ITDneg Genotype. Children’s Oncology Group; Stirewalt, Derek Lynn. (206) 667-5386


AEWS15B2-Q: Prognostic Significance of STAG2 Loss and TP53 Mutations in Ewing Sarcoma. Children’s Oncology Group; Crompton, Brian. (617) 632-4468


NHLBI-MDS: The National Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS) Study. ECOG-ACRIN Cancer Research Group; Sekeres, Mikkael Aaron. (216) 445-9353

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