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A Study of Pembrolizumab (MK-3475) Versus Paclitaxel for Participants With Advanced Gastric/Gastroesophageal Junction Adenocarcinoma That Progressed After Therapy With Platinum and Fluoropyrimidine (MK-3475-061/KEYNOTE-061)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02370498
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : February 25, 2015
Results First Posted : November 20, 2018
Last Update Posted : March 5, 2019
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.

Tracking Information
First Submitted Date  ICMJE February 23, 2015
First Posted Date  ICMJE February 25, 2015
Results First Submitted Date October 22, 2018
Results First Posted Date November 20, 2018
Last Update Posted Date March 5, 2019
Actual Study Start Date  ICMJE May 11, 2015
Actual Primary Completion Date October 26, 2017   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Current Primary Outcome Measures  ICMJE
 (submitted: October 22, 2018)
  • Progression-free Survival (PFS) According to Response Criteria in Solid Tumors Version 1.1 (RECIST 1.1) Based on Blinded Independent Central Review (BICR) in Programmed Death-Ligand 1 (PD-L1) Positive Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    PFS was defined as the time from randomization to the first documented disease progression per RECIST 1.1 based on BICR, or death due to any cause, whichever occurs first. According to RECIST 1.1, progressive disease (PD) was defined as a 20% relative increase in the sum of diameters (SOD) of target lesions, taking as reference the nadir SOD and an absolute increase of >5 mm in the SOD, or the appearance of new lesions. PFS was analyzed using the Kaplan-Meier method and median PFS (95% confidence interval [CI]) in months was reported for PD-L1 positive participants by treatment group.
  • Overall Survival (OS) in PD-L1 Positive Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    OS was defined as the time from randomization to death due to any cause. Participants without documented death at the time of the final analysis were censored at the date of the last follow-up. OS was analyzed using the Kaplan-Meier method and median OS (95% CI) in months was reported for PD-L1 positive participants by treatment group.
Original Primary Outcome Measures  ICMJE
 (submitted: February 23, 2015)
  • PFS in PD-L1-positive Participants by Central Radiology Review [ Time Frame: Up to 3 years ]
  • OS in PD-L1-positive Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 3 years ]
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Current Secondary Outcome Measures  ICMJE
 (submitted: October 22, 2018)
  • PFS According to RECIST 1.1 Based on BICR in All Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    PFS was defined as the time from randomization to the first documented disease progression per RECIST 1.1 based on BICR, or death due to any cause, whichever occurs first. According to RECIST 1.1, PD was defined as a 20% relative increase in the SOD of target lesions, taking as reference the nadir SOD and an absolute increase of >5 mm in the SOD, or the appearance of new lesions. PFS was analyzed using the Kaplan-Meier method and median PFS (95% CI) in months was reported for all participants by treatment group.
  • OS in All Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    OS was defined as the time from randomization to death due to any cause. Participants without documented death at the time of the final analysis were censored at the date of the last follow-up. OS was analyzed using the Kaplan-Meier method and median OS (95% CI) in months was reported for all participants by treatment group.
  • PFS According to RECIST 1.1 Based on Investigator Assessment in PD-L1 Positive Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    PFS was defined as the time from randomization to the first documented disease progression per RECIST 1.1 based on investigator assessment, or death due to any cause, whichever occurs first. According to RECIST 1.1, PD was defined as a 20% relative increase in the SOD of target lesions, taking as reference the nadir SOD and an absolute increase of >5 mm in the SOD, or the appearance of new lesions. PFS was analyzed using the Kaplan-Meier method and median PFS (95% CI) in months was reported for PD-L1 positive participants by treatment group.
  • PFS According to RECIST 1.1 Based on Investigator Assessment in All Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    PFS was defined as the time from randomization to the first documented disease progression per RECIST 1.1 based on investigator assessment, or death due to any cause, whichever occurs first. According to RECIST 1.1, PD was defined as a 20% relative increase in the SOD of target lesions, taking as reference the nadir SOD and an absolute increase of >5 mm in the SOD, or the appearance of new lesions. PFS was analyzed using the Kaplan-Meier method and median PFS (95% CI) in months was reported for all participants by treatment group.
  • PFS According to Immune-Related Response Evaluation Criteria in Solid Tumors (irRECIST) Based on BICR in PD-L1 Positive Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    PFS defined as time from randomization to first documented PD per irRECIST based on BICR, or death due to any cause, whichever occurs first. Following initial PD by RECIST 1.1 (20% relative increase in SOD of target lesions), participants were assessed according to irRECIST: tumor assessment was repeated ≥4 weeks later to confirm PD with the option of continuing treatment until this scan was obtained for clinically stable participants. If PD confirmed, participant was discontinued from treatment unless investigator determined benefit. If repeat scan indicated stable disease (SD; neither sufficient shrinkage or increase of target lesion), partial response (PR; ≥30% decrease in the SOD of target lesions), or complete response (CR; disappearance of all non-nodal target lesions), participant could continue treatment at investigator's discretion. PFS analyzed using Kaplan-Meier method and median PFS (95% CI) in months was reported for PD-L1 positive participants by treatment group.
  • PFS According to irRECIST Based on BICR in All Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    PFS defined as time from randomization to first documented PD per irRECIST based on BICR, or death due to any cause, whichever occurs first. Following initial PD by RECIST 1.1 (20% relative increase in SOD of target lesions), participants were assessed according to irRECIST: tumor assessment was repeated ≥4 weeks later to confirm PD with the option of continuing treatment until this scan was obtained for clinically stable participants. If PD confirmed, participant was discontinued from treatment unless investigator determined benefit. If repeat scan indicated SD (neither sufficient shrinkage or increase of target lesion), PR (≥30% decrease in the SOD of target lesions), or CR (disappearance of all non-nodal target lesions), participant could continue treatment at investigator's discretion. PFS analyzed using Kaplan-Meier method and median PFS (95% CI) in months was reported for PD-L1 positive participants by treatment group.
  • Time to Tumor Progression (TTP) According to RECIST 1.1 Based on BICR in PD-L1 Positive Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    TTP was defined as the time from randomization to the first documented disease progression per RECIST 1.1 based on BICR. Using RECIST 1.1, progressive disease was defined as a 20% relative increase in the SOD of target lesions, taking as reference the nadir SOD and an absolute increase of >5 mm in the SOD, or the appearance of new lesions. If there was no documented disease progression, TTP was censored at last tumor assessment date. TTP was analyzed using the Kaplan-Meier method and median TTP (95% CI) in months was reported for PD-L1 positive participants by treatment group.
  • TTP According to RECIST 1.1 Based on BICR in All Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    TTP was defined as the time from randomization to the first documented disease progression per RECIST 1.1 based on BICR. Using RECIST 1.1, progressive disease was defined as a 20% relative increase in the SOD of target lesions, taking as reference the nadir SOD and an absolute increase of >5 mm in the SOD, or the appearance of new lesions. If there was no documented disease progression, TTP was censored at last tumor assessment date. TTP was analyzed using the Kaplan-Meier method and median TTP (95% CI) in months was reported for all participants by treatment group.
  • TTP According to RECIST 1.1 Based on Investigator Assessment in PD-L1 Positive Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    TTP was defined as the time from randomization to the first documented disease progression per RECIST 1.1 based on investigator assessment. Using RECIST 1.1, progressive disease was defined as a 20% relative increase in the SOD of target lesions, taking as reference the nadir SOD and an absolute increase of >5 mm in the SOD, or the appearance of new lesions. If there was no documented disease progression, TTP was censored at last tumor assessment date. TTP was analyzed using the Kaplan-Meier method and median TTP (95% CI) in months was reported for PD-L1 positive participants by treatment group.
  • TTP According to RECIST 1.1 Based on Investigator Assessment in All Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    TTP was defined as the time from randomization to the first documented disease progression per RECIST 1.1 based on investigator assessment. Using RECIST 1.1, progressive disease was defined as a 20% relative increase in the SOD of target lesions, taking as reference the nadir SOD and an absolute increase of >5 mm in the SOD, or the appearance of new lesions. If there was no documented disease progression, TTP was censored at last tumor assessment date. TTP was analyzed using the Kaplan-Meier method and median TTP (95% CI) in months was reported for all participants by treatment group.
  • Objective Response Rate (ORR) According to RECIST 1.1 Based on BICR in PD-L1 Positive Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    ORR was defined as the percentage of the participants in the analysis population who had a confirmed CR (disappearance of all non-nodal target lesions and any pathological lymph nodes must have become normal) or PR (at least a 30% decrease in the SOD of target lesions, taking as reference the baseline SOD) according to RECIST 1.1 and based on BICR. ORR was analyzed using the stratified Miettinen and Nurminen method, and reported with 95% CI for PD-L1 positive participants by treatment group.
  • ORR According to RECIST 1.1 Based on BICR in All Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    ORR was defined as the percentage of the participants in the analysis population who had a confirmed CR (disappearance of all non-nodal target lesions and any pathological lymph nodes must have become normal) or PR (at least a 30% decrease in the SOD of target lesions, taking as reference the baseline SOD) according to RECIST 1.1 and based on BICR. ORR was analyzed using the stratified Miettinen and Nurminen method, and reported with 95% CI for all participants by treatment group.
  • ORR According to RECIST 1.1 Based on Investigator Assessment in PD-L1 Positive Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    ORR was defined as the percentage of the participants in the analysis population who had a confirmed CR (disappearance of all non-nodal target lesions and any pathological lymph nodes must have become normal) or PR (at least a 30% decrease in the SOD of target lesions, taking as reference the baseline SOD) according to RECIST 1.1 and based on investigator assessment. ORR was analyzed using the stratified Miettinen and Nurminen method, and reported with 95% CI for PD-L1 positive participants by treatment group.
  • ORR According to RECIST 1.1 Based on Investigator Assessment in All Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    ORR was defined as the percentage of the participants in the analysis population who had a confirmed CR (disappearance of all non-nodal target lesions and any pathological lymph nodes must have become normal) or PR (at least a 30% decrease in the SOD of target lesions, taking as reference the baseline SOD) according to RECIST 1.1 and based on investigator assessment. ORR was analyzed using the stratified Miettinen and Nurminen method, and reported with 95% CI for all participants by treatment group.
  • Duration of Response (DOR) According to RECIST 1.1 Based on BICR in PD-L1 Positive Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    For PD-L1 positive participants who demonstrated CR (disappearance of all non-nodal target lesions and any pathological lymph nodes must have become normal) or PR (at least a 30% decrease in the SOD of target lesions, taking as reference the baseline SOD) according to RECIST 1.1 and based on BICR, DOR was defined as the time from first documented evidence of CR or PR until disease progression or death due to any cause, whichever occurs first. DOR for participants who had not progressed or died at the time of analysis was censored at the date of their last tumor assessment. DOR was analyzed using the Kaplan-Meier method and median DOR (range) in months was reported for PD-L1 positive participants with response by treatment group.
  • DOR According to RECIST 1.1 Based on BICR in All Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    For participants who demonstrated CR (disappearance of all non-nodal target lesions and any pathological lymph nodes must have become normal) or PR (at least a 30% decrease in the SOD of target lesions, taking as reference the baseline SOD) according to RECIST 1.1 and based on BICR, DOR was defined as the time from first documented evidence of CR or PR until disease progression or death due to any cause, whichever occurs first. DOR for participants who had not progressed or died at the time of analysis was censored at the date of their last tumor assessment. DOR was analyzed using the Kaplan-Meier method and median DOR (range) in months was reported for all participants with response by treatment group.
  • DOR According to RECIST 1.1 Based on Investigator Assessment in PD-L1 Positive Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    For PD-L1 positive participants who demonstrated CR (disappearance of all non-nodal target lesions and any pathological lymph nodes must have become normal) or PR (at least a 30% decrease in the SOD of target lesions, taking as reference the baseline SOD) according to RECIST 1.1 and based on investigator assessment, DOR was defined as the time from first documented evidence of CR or PR until disease progression or death due to any cause, whichever occurs first. DOR for participants who had not progressed or died at the time of analysis was censored at the date of their last tumor assessment. DOR was analyzed using the Kaplan-Meier method and median DOR (range) in months was reported for PD-L1 positive participants with response by treatment group.
  • DOR According to RECIST 1.1 Based on Investigator Assessment in All Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    For participants who demonstrated CR (disappearance of all non-nodal target lesions and any pathological lymph nodes must have become normal) or PR (at least a 30% decrease in the SOD of target lesions, taking as reference the baseline SOD) according to RECIST 1.1 and based on investigator assessment, DOR was defined as the time from first documented evidence of CR or PR until disease progression or death due to any cause, whichever occurs first. DOR for participants who had not progressed or died at the time of analysis was censored at the date of their last tumor assessment. DOR was analyzed using the Kaplan-Meier method and median DOR (range) in months was reported for all participants with response by treatment group.
  • Percentage of PD-L1 Positive Participants Who Experienced an Adverse Event (AE) [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    An AE was defined as any untoward medical occurrence in a participant administered a pharmaceutical product and which does not necessarily have to have a causal relationship with this treatment. An AE could therefore be any unfavourable and unintended sign, symptom, or disease temporally associated with the use of a medicinal product or protocol-specified procedure, whether or not considered related to the medicinal product or protocol-specified procedure. Any worsening of a pre-existing condition that was temporally associated with the use of the Sponsor's product was also an AE. The percentage of participants with at least one AE was reported for PD-L1 positive participants by treatment group.
  • Percentage of All Participants Who Experienced an AE [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    An AE was defined as any untoward medical occurrence in a participant administered a pharmaceutical product and which does not necessarily have to have a causal relationship with this treatment. An AE could therefore be any unfavourable and unintended sign, symptom, or disease temporally associated with the use of a medicinal product or protocol-specified procedure, whether or not considered related to the medicinal product or protocol-specified procedure. Any worsening of a pre-existing condition that was temporally associated with the use of the Sponsor's product was also an AE. The percentage of participants with at least one AE was reported for all participants by treatment group.
  • Percentage of PD-L1 Positive Participants That Discontinued Study Treatment Due to AE [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    An AE was defined as any untoward medical occurrence in a participant administered a pharmaceutical product and which does not necessarily have to have a causal relationship with this treatment. An AE could therefore be any unfavourable and unintended sign, symptom, or disease temporally associated with the use of a medicinal product or protocol-specified procedure, whether or not considered related to the medicinal product or protocol-specified procedure. Any worsening of a pre-existing condition that was temporally associated with the use of the Sponsor's product was also an AE. The percentage of participants that discontinued study treatment due to an AE was reported for PD-L1 positive participants by treatment group.
  • Percentage of All Participants That Discontinued Study Treatment Due to AE [ Time Frame: Up to 30 months (through database cut-off date of 26 Oct 2017) ]
    An AE was defined as any untoward medical occurrence in a participant administered a pharmaceutical product and which does not necessarily have to have a causal relationship with this treatment. An AE could therefore be any unfavourable and unintended sign, symptom, or disease temporally associated with the use of a medicinal product or protocol-specified procedure, whether or not considered related to the medicinal product or protocol-specified procedure. Any worsening of a pre-existing condition that was temporally associated with the use of the Sponsor's product was also an AE. The percentage of participants that discontinued study treatment due to an AE was reported for all participants by treatment group.
Original Secondary Outcome Measures  ICMJE
 (submitted: February 23, 2015)
  • PFS for All Participants by Central Radiology Review [ Time Frame: Up to 3 years ]
  • OS in All Participants [ Time Frame: Up to 3 years ]
  • PFS by Investigator Assessment [ Time Frame: Up to 3 years ]
  • PFS Using Immune-related Response Assessment by Central Radiology Review [ Time Frame: Up to 3 years ]
  • Time to Tumor Progression (TTP) by Investigator Assessment [ Time Frame: Up to 3 years ]
  • TTP Using Immune-response Related Assessment by Central Radiology Review [ Time Frame: Up to 3 years ]
  • Overall Response Rate (ORR) by Investigator Assessment [ Time Frame: Up to 3 years ]
  • ORR Using Immune-related Response Assessment by Central Radiology Review [ Time Frame: Up to 3 years ]
Current Other Outcome Measures  ICMJE Not Provided
Original Other Outcome Measures  ICMJE Not Provided
 
Descriptive Information
Brief Title  ICMJE A Study of Pembrolizumab (MK-3475) Versus Paclitaxel for Participants With Advanced Gastric/Gastroesophageal Junction Adenocarcinoma That Progressed After Therapy With Platinum and Fluoropyrimidine (MK-3475-061/KEYNOTE-061)
Official Title  ICMJE A Phase III, Randomized, Open-label Clinical Trial of Pembrolizumab (MK-3475) Versus Paclitaxel in Subjects With Advanced Gastric or Gastroesophageal Junction Adenocarcinoma Who Progressed After First-Line Therapy With Platinum and Fluoropyrimidine
Brief Summary

This is a study for participants with advanced gastric or gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma who have had tumor progression after first-line treatment with platinum and fluoropyrimidine doublet therapy. The primary study hypotheses are that pembrolizumab (MK-3475) prolongs progression free survival (PFS) and overall survival (OS) for participants with tumors that show positive programmed cell death ligand 1 (PD-L1) expression.

As of 20-March-2016, enrollment will be limited to PD-L1 positive participants.

Detailed Description Not Provided
Study Type  ICMJE Interventional
Study Phase Phase 3
Study Design  ICMJE Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Condition  ICMJE
  • Gastric Adenocarcinoma
  • Gastroesophageal Junction Adenocarcinoma
Intervention  ICMJE
  • Biological: pembroliziumab
    200 mg administered as IV infusion on Day 1 of each 21-day cycle.
    Other Name: MK-3475
  • Drug: paclitaxel
    80 mg/m^2 administered as IV infusion on Days 1, 8, and 15 of each 28-day cycle.
    Other Name: TAXOL®
Study Arms
  • Experimental: Pembrolizumab
    Participants receive 200 mg intravenous (IV) pembrolizumab on Day 1 of each 21-day cycle, for up to 35 administrations (approximately 2 years).
    Intervention: Biological: pembroliziumab
  • Active Comparator: Paclitaxel
    Participants receive 80 mg/m^2 IV paclitaxel on Days 1, 8, and 15 of each 28-day cycle, until disease progression or unacceptable toxicity.
    Intervention: Drug: paclitaxel
Publications * Shitara K, Özgüroğlu M, Bang YJ, Di Bartolomeo M, Mandalà M, Ryu MH, Fornaro L, Olesiński T, Caglevic C, Chung HC, Muro K, Goekkurt E, Mansoor W, McDermott RS, Shacham-Shmueli E, Chen X, Mayo C, Kang SP, Ohtsu A, Fuchs CS; KEYNOTE-061 investigators. Pembrolizumab versus paclitaxel for previously treated, advanced gastric or gastro-oesophageal junction cancer (KEYNOTE-061): a randomised, open-label, controlled, phase 3 trial. Lancet. 2018 Jul 14;392(10142):123-133. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(18)31257-1. Epub 2018 Jun 4.

*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Recruitment Information
Recruitment Status  ICMJE Active, not recruiting
Actual Enrollment  ICMJE
 (submitted: August 17, 2017)
592
Original Estimated Enrollment  ICMJE
 (submitted: February 23, 2015)
720
Estimated Study Completion Date July 27, 2020
Actual Primary Completion Date October 26, 2017   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Eligibility Criteria  ICMJE

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Histologically- or cytologically-confirmed diagnosis of gastric or gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma
  • Confirmed metastatic or locally advanced, unresectable disease (by computed tomography [CT] scan or clinical evidence)
  • Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) performance status of 0 or 1
  • Progression on or after prior first-line therapy containing any platinum/fluoropyrimidine doublet
  • Willing to provide tumor tissue for PD-L1 biomarker analysis (new or archived specimens with agreement of Sponsor). As of 20 March 2016, participants must be PD-L1 positive to be enrolled.
  • Human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER-2/neu) status known and participants with HER2/neu positive tumors show documentation of disease progression on treatment containing trastuzumab
  • Female participants of childbearing potential should be willing to use 2 methods of birth control or be surgically sterile, or abstain from heterosexual activity for the course of the study through 120 days after the last dose of pembrolizumab or through 180 days after the last dose of paclitaxel.
  • Male participants should agree to use an adequate method of contraception starting with the first dose of study therapy through 120 days after the last dose of pembrolizumab or through 180 days after the last dose of paclitaxel.
  • Adequate organ function

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Currently participating and receiving study therapy, or participated in a study of an investigational agent and received study therapy or used an investigation device within 4 weeks of the first dose of medication
  • Squamous cell or undifferentiated gastric cancer
  • Active autoimmune disease that has required systemic treatment in past 2 years (replacement therapy is not considered a form of systemic treatment
  • Diagnosis of immunodeficiency or receiving systemic steroid therapy or any other form of immunosuppressive therapy within 7 days prior to the first dose of study medication
  • Prior anti-cancer monoclonal antibody (mAb) within 4 weeks prior to study Day 1 or not recovered from AEs due to agents administered more than 4 weeks earlier
  • Prior chemotherapy, targeted small molecule therapy, or radiation therapy within 2 weeks prior to study Day 1 or not recovered from adverse events due to a previously administered agent or surgery
  • Known additional malignancy that is progressing or requires active treatment (with the exception of basal cell carcinoma of the skin, squamous cell carcinoma of the skin, or in situ cervical cancer that has undergone potentially curative therapy)
  • Known active central nervous system (CNS) metastases and/or carcinomatous meningitis
  • History of (noninfectious) pneumonitis that required steroids or current pneumonitis
  • Active infection requiring systemic therapy
  • Known psychiatric or substance abuse disorders that would interfere with cooperation with the requirements of the trial
  • Pregnant or breastfeeding, or expecting to conceive or father children within the projected duration of the trial, starting with the screening visit through 120 days after the last dose of pembrolizumab or through 180 days after the last dose of paclitaxel.
  • Prior immunotherapy including anti-PD-1, anti-PD-L1, or anti-PD-L2 agent, or previously participated in Merck pembrolizumab (MK-3475) clinical trial
  • Known history of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)
  • Known active Hepatitis B or Hepatitis C
  • Live vaccine within 30 days of planned start of study therapy
  • Known allergy or hypersensitivity to paclitaxel or any components used in the paclitaxel preparation or other contraindication for taxane therapy
Sex/Gender
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Ages 18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Accepts Healthy Volunteers No
Contacts  ICMJE Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Listed Location Countries  ICMJE Not Provided
Removed Location Countries Argentina,   Australia,   Belgium,   Canada,   Chile,   Colombia,   Denmark,   Estonia,   Finland,   Germany,   Guatemala,   Hong Kong,   Ireland,   Israel,   Italy,   Japan,   Korea, Republic of,   Malaysia,   Mexico,   New Zealand,   Norway,   Poland,   Puerto Rico,   Russian Federation,   Singapore,   South Africa,   Spain,   Taiwan,   Turkey,   United Kingdom,   United States
 
Administrative Information
NCT Number  ICMJE NCT02370498
Other Study ID Numbers  ICMJE 3475-061
2014-005241-45 ( EudraCT Number )
152988 ( Registry Identifier: JAPIC )
MK-3475-061 ( Other Identifier: Merck Protocol Number )
Has Data Monitoring Committee Yes
U.S. FDA-regulated Product
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: Yes
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No
IPD Sharing Statement
Plan to Share IPD: Yes
Plan Description: http://engagezone.msd.com/doc/ProcedureAccessClinicalTrialData.pdf
URL: http://engagezone.msd.com/ds_documentation.php
Responsible Party Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Study Sponsor  ICMJE Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Collaborators  ICMJE Not Provided
Investigators  ICMJE
Study Director: Medical Director Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
PRS Account Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Verification Date February 2019

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