Clinical trial researching therapy for cancers of the reproductive system

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A clinical trial led by Jung-Min Lee, M.D., Lasker Clinical Research Scholar in the Women’s Malignancies Branch, is researching a combination drug therapy for cancers of the reproductive system, specifically the ovaries, fallopian tubes or peritoneum. The trial will take place at the NIH Clinical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, and there is no cost for participation.

For more information, please contact Erin Villanueva at (240) 760-6131 or identifier: NCT04739800

NCI Protocol ID: NCI000484

Official Title: A Randomized Phase II Trial of Triplet Therapy (A PD-L1 Inhibitor Durvalumab (MEDI4736) in Combination With Olaparib and Cediranib) Compared to Olaparib and Cediranib or Durvalumab (MEDI4736) and Cediranib or Standard of Care Chemotherapy in Women With Platinum-Resistant Recurrent Epithelial Ovarian Cancer, Primary Peritoneal or Fallopian Cancer Who Have Received Prior Bevacizumab

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Posted on Tue, 08/30/2022