Clinical Study

A Phase I/ II Study Of Chemo Radiation Plus The Anti-Pd-1 Antibody, Pembrolizumab (Mk-3475) For Locally Advanced Laryngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Posted Date: Mar 21, 2017

  • Investigator: Vinita Takiar
  • Co-Investigator: Cathy Gabis
  • Specialties: Hematology/Oncology, Oncology, Cancer, Radiation Oncology
  • Type of Study: Drug

The purpose of this research study is to test the safety and the benefit of adding pembrolizumab to treatment that you will already be getting for your cancer. Pembrolizumab is a therapy that activates your immune system to fight your cancer.

Criteria:

To Be Eligible For This Study, Patients Must Have Head And Neck Cancer As Well As Post-Operative Radiation And Possibly Cisplatin.

Keywords:

Ucci-Hn-15-02, Anti-Pd-1, Laryngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Cancer, Head And Neck

For More Information:

Uc Cancer Institute
5135847698
kastla@uc.edu

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