TNFerade™ Plus Chemo/Radiation/Surgery for Rectal Cancer
The purpose of this study is to determine if the addition of TNFerade™ to pre-operative chemoradiotherapy increases the number of pathologic complete responses when compared to pre-operative chemoradiotherapy alone as assessed following complete surgical resection of primary rectal cancer.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||A Phase II Randomized Trial Comparing TNFerade™ Biologic With Capecitabine and Radiation Therapy Followed by Surgical Resection Versus Capecitabine and Radiation Therapy Followed by Surgical Resection for the Treatment of Rectal Cancer|