A Randomized Study of Nivolumab or Nivolumab Combined With Ipilimumab Versus Bevacizumab in Adult Subjects With Recurrent Glioblastoma(GBM)(CheckMate 143)

Status: Recruiting
Phase: Phase 2
Diagnosis: Brain/Neuro Cancer: Recurrent Glioblastoma
NCT ID: NCT02017717 (View complete trial on ClinicalTrials.gov)
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The purpose of the study is to understand the safety, tolerability and efficacy of Nivolumab as a single agent or in combination with Ipilimumab versus Bevacizumab in patients diagnosed with Recurrent Glioblastoma (GBM).


Conducting Institutions:
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Overall PI:
David Reardon, MD, Dana Farber Cancer Institute

Site-responsible Investigators:

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute: Lisa Doherty, ldoherty1@partners.org

Eligibility Criteria

For more information regarding BMS clinical trial participation, please visit www.BMSStudyConnect.com Inclusion Criteria: - Subjects with histologically confirmed Grade IV malignant glioma - Previous treatment with radiotherapy and temozolomide - Documented first recurrence of GBM - At least one measurable lesion - Karnofsky performance status (PS) ≥ 70 Exclusion Criteria: - More than one recurrence of GBM - Presence of extracranial metastatic or leptomeningeal disease - Active, known or suspected autoimmune disease - Prior Bevacizumab or other anti-vascular growth factor (VEGF) or anti-angiogenic treatment - Clinically significant cardiovascular disease
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