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Avelumab Program Rollover Study

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03815643
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : January 24, 2019
Last Update Posted : October 5, 2022
Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
EMD Serono ( EMD Serono Research & Development Institute, Inc. )

Brief Summary:
The main purpose of this study is to monitor the safety and tolerability of avelumab in participants with solid tumors who continue treatment with avelumab under the same treatment regimen as in the parent avelumab study.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Solid Tumors Drug: Avelumab Phase 3

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 161 participants
Allocation: N/A
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open-Label, Multicenter Follow-up Study to Collect Long-term Data on Participants From Multiple Avelumab (MSB0010718C) Clinical Studies
Actual Study Start Date : March 22, 2019
Estimated Primary Completion Date : January 28, 2024
Estimated Study Completion Date : January 28, 2024

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Avelumab Drug: Avelumab
Participants entering this roll over study will receive avelumab as a 1-hour intravenous (IV) infusion at 10 milligram per kilogram (mg/kg) once every 2 weeks until progressive disease, according to respective parent studies (EMR100070-001, EMR100070-002, EMR100070-004 and EMR100070-008).
Other Name: MSB0010718C

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Occurrence of Treatment-related Non-serious Treatment-Emergent Adverse Events (TEAEs), All Serious AEs, Immunerelated AEs and Infusion-related Reactions According to Version of National Cancer Institute Common Technology Criteria for Adverse Events [ Time Frame: From enrollment to end of survival follow-up (up to 5 years after the last participant receives the last dose of avelumab) ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Overall Survival (OS) [ Time Frame: From baseline up to 5 years ]
  2. Progression Free Survival (PFS) According to Response Evaluation Criteria in Solid Tumors Version 1.1 (RECIST v1.1) [ Time Frame: From baseline up to 5 years ]
  3. Duration of Response (DOR) Assessed From Complete Response (CR) or Partial Response (PR) [ Time Frame: From baseline up to 5 years ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Participants under enrollment and treatment in an avelumab clinical study under the sponsorship of EMD Serono Research & Development Institute, Inc. / Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

    • Merck Serono Co., Ltd (Japan)
  • Participants currently enrolled in an avelumab parent study and are on active treatment with avelumab or in long-term survival follow-up after treatment
  • Participants on active treatment must agree to continue to use highly effective contraception (that is, methods with a failure rate of less than 1% per year) for both male and female participants if the risk of conception exists
  • Other protocol defined inclusion criteria could apply.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Participants who are pregnant or breastfeeding
  • Participants still on active treatment: Known hypersensitivity to any of the study intervention ingredients
  • Participant has been enrolled in the comparator arm of avelumab parent study
  • Participant has been withdrawn from avelumab parent study for any reason
  • Any other reason that, in the opinion of the Investigator, precludes the participant from participating in the study
  • Other protocol defined exclusion criteria could apply.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03815643

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Sponsors and Collaborators
EMD Serono Research & Development Institute, Inc.
Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany
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Study Director: Medical Responsible Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany
Additional Information:
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Responsible Party: EMD Serono Research & Development Institute, Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03815643    
Other Study ID Numbers: MS100070_0176
2018-003711-21 ( EudraCT Number )
First Posted: January 24, 2019    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 5, 2022
Last Verified: October 2022
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: Yes
Plan Description: We are committed to enhancing public health through responsible sharing of clinical trial data. Following approval of a new product or a new indication for an approved product in both the US and European Union, the study sponsor and/or its affiliated companies will share study protocols, anonymized patient data and study level data, and redacted clinical study reports with qualified scientific and medical researchers, upon request, as necessary for conducting legitimate research. Further information on how to request data can be found on our website bit.ly/IPD21
Supporting Materials: Study Protocol
Statistical Analysis Plan (SAP)
Clinical Study Report (CSR)
Analytic Code
Time Frame: Within six months after the approval of a new product or a new indication for an approved product in both the United States and the European Union
Access Criteria: Qualified scientific and medical researchers can request the data. Such requests must be submitted in writing to the company's portal and will be internally reviewed regarding criteria for researchers' qualification and legitimacy of the research proposal.
URL: http://bit.ly/IPD21

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: Yes
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No
Keywords provided by EMD Serono ( EMD Serono Research & Development Institute, Inc. ):
Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
Renal cell carcinoma (RCC)
Urothelial carcinoma (UC)
Ovarian cancer
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Antineoplastic Agents, Immunological
Antineoplastic Agents