Cancer Type: Cutaneous
Study Type: Treatment
Phase: Phase II/III
Principal Investigator: Tarhini, Ahmad
Randomized Phase II/III Study of Nivolumab plus Ipilimumab plus Sargramostim versus Nivolumab plus Ipilimumab in Patients with Unresectable Stage III or Stage IV Melanoma
This phase II/III trial studies the side effects of nivolumab and ipilimumab when given together with or without sargramostim and to see how well they work in treating patients with stage III-IV melanoma that cannot be removed by surgery (unresectable). Immunotherapy with monoclonal antibodies, such as ipilimumab and nivolumab, may help the body's immune system attack the cancer, and may interfere with the ability of tumor cells to grow and spread. Colony-stimulating factors, such as sargramostim, may increase the production of white blood cells. It is not yet known whether nivolumab and ipilimumab are more effective with or without sargramostim in treating patients with melanoma.
To compare the Overall Survival (OS) of nivolumab/ipilimumab/GM-CSF versus nivolumab/ipilimumab.2. To evaluate Progression Free Survival (PFS) of patients treated with nivolumab/ipilimumab/GM-CSF versus nivolumab/ipilimumab. 3. To assess for differences in tolerability, specifically the rate of grade III or higher adverse events, between nivolumab/ipilimumab/GM-CSF versus nivolumab/ipilimumab.4. To evaluate immune-related response rate (based on immune-related response criteria) and response rate (based on RECIST criteria) and to compare them.
BMS-936558 (Nivolumab); Ipilimumab (); Nivolumab (Opdivo); Sargramostim (); Yervoy (Ipilimumab)
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