A Phase II Study of Neoadjuvant Trastuzumab+Docetaxel+NPLD+/-Bevacizumab in Her2-pos. Early Breast Cancer (ABCSG 32)

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 6, 2011
Last Update Posted : May 13, 2014
Hoffmann-La Roche
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Austrian Breast & Colorectal Cancer Study Group

No Study Results Posted on for this Study
  Recruitment Status : Completed
  Actual Primary Completion Date : April 2014
  Actual Study Completion Date : April 2014
Publications of Results:
Amadori D, Gasparini G, Ardizzoni A, Comella G, Saracchini S, Barone C, Bordonaro R, et al. Phase II study of liposomal doxorubicin (Myocet®), docetaxel and trastuzumab combination as first line treatment of patients with HER-2/neu positive locally advanced or metastatic breast cancer. Cancer Res 2009; 69 (Suppl.): (2).January 15, 3149
Antón A, Ruiz-Simón A, Plazaola A, Calvo L, Segui M. A, Santabella A, Muňoz M, et al. Phase II study of a 3-weekly liposome-encapsulated doxorubicin/docetaxel/pegfilgrastim in combination with weekly trastuzumab as primary treatment in HER2 positive (HER+) early stage cancer patients (II-IIIa). GEICAM 2003-03 study. Cancer Res 2009; 69 (Suppl.): (2).January 15, 5117
Avastin® (Bevacizumab) Investigator Brochure, Fifteenth Version: November 2007
Phase II trial of the anti-VEGF antibody bevacizumab in combination with vinorelbine for refractory advanced breast cancer [abstract 446]. Breast Cancer Res Treat 2002;76:S115
Epstein M, Ayala R, Tchekmedyian N et al. HER-2/neu-overexpressing human breast cancer xenografts exhibit increased angiogenic potential mediated by vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF). Breast Cancer Res. Treat. 2002; 76: S143
Extra JM, Antoine EC, Vincent-Salomon A et al. Favourable effect of trastuzumab (Herceptin®) treatment in metastatic breast cancer patients: results from the French Hermine cohort study. Poster presentation, 2006 SABCS, San Antonio, Texas
Hambleton J, Novotny F, Hurwitz H et al. Bevacizumab (Avastin) does not increase the incidence of bleeding in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer receiving simultaneous anticoagulation. ASCO New Orleans 2004,Abstract 3528
Herceptin® (Trastuzumab) Investigator Brochure, Version: October 5, 2007
Jackisch C, Eustermann H, Schoenegg W et al. Routine clinical usage of trastuzumab (Herceptin®) in advanced breast cancer in Germany from 2001 to 2006. 2007; Poster Presentation, SABCS
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Ménard S (on behalf of the Demetra Group). Observational Demetra study: Survival of metastatic breast carcinoma patients after treatment with trastuzumab. J Clin Oncol 26: 2008 (May 20 suppl; abstr 1062)
Miles D, Chan A, Romieu G et al. Randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase III study of bevacizumab with docetaxel or docetaxel with placebo as first-line therapy for patients with locally recurrent or metastatic breast cancer (mBC): AVADO. J Clin Oncol 26:2008 (May 20 Suppl; abstr LBA1011). Presented at the 2008 ASCO Annual Meeting
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O'Shaughnessy J, Blackwell KL, Burstein H et al. A randomized study of lapatinib alone or in combination with trastuzumab in heavily pretreated HER2+ metastatic breast cancer progressing on trastuzumab therapy. J Clin Oncol 26: 2008 (May 20 suppl; abstr 1015)
Pegram M, Yeon C, Ku NC et al. Phase I combined biological therapy of breast cancer using two humanized monoclonal antibodies directed against HER2 protooncogene and vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF). 2004; SABCS
Pegram M, Chan D, Dichmann RA et al., Phase II combined biological therapy targeting the HER2 proto-oncogene and the vascular endothelial growth factor using trastuzumab (T) and bevacizumab (B) as first-line treatment of HER2-amplified breast cancer. 2006; Poster Presentation, SABCS
Potchoiba MJ, West M, Smolarek TA, Macaione G, Santacroce E, Lundeen GR. Tissue distribution of doxorubicin in the free and liposomal forms in male Beagles. Proc Am Assoc Cancer Res 1996; 37:A2675
Rugo H, Dickler MN, Scott JH et al. Change in circulating endothelial cells (CEC) and tumor cells (CTC) in patients (pts) receiving bevacizumab and erlotinib for metastatic breast cancer (MBC) predicts stable disease at first evaluation [abstract 525]. J Clin Oncol 2005;23:10s
Schippinger W, Lileg B, Ploner F, Weitzer W, Bauernhofer TH, Samonigg H. Neoadjuvant chemotherapy with non-pegylated liposomal doxorubicin, docetaxel and trastuzumab in HER-2/neu overexpressing breast cancer. Ann Oncol 2007; 18 (Suppl 9): 28p
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Traina TA, Dickler MN, Caravelli JF et al. A phase II trial of letrozole in combination with bevacizumab, an anti-VEGF antibody, in patients with hormone receptor-positive metastatic breast cancer [abstract 2030]. Breast Cancer Res Treat 2005;94:S93
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Venturini M, Bighin C, Puglisi F, Contu A, Aitini E, Colucci G, et al. A multicenter phase II study of non-pegylated liposomal doxorubicin (Myocet®) in combination with trastuzumab and docetaxel as first line therapy in metastatic breast cancer. Cancer Res 2009; 69 (Suppl.): (2). January 15, 3156
Von Minckwitz G, Zielinski C, Maarteense E et al. Capecitabine vs. capecitabine + trastuzumab in patients with HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer progressing during trastuzumab treatment: The TBP phase III study (GBG 26/BIG 3-05). J Clin Oncol 26: 2008 (May 20 suppl; abstr 1025)
Yardley DA, Hart L, Badarinath S et al. Preliminary results of a multicenter study of bevacizumab with 3 docetaxel-based adjuvant breast cancer regimens. San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, 2007, Poster Presentation

Other Publications:
Greene FL, Page DL Fleming ID et al. eds. AJCC Cancer Staging Handbook. 6th Edition. 2002; Springer
Xeloda® (Capecitabine) Investigator Brochure, 9th Version August 2007