Phase 1 Program

SCCA Clinical Studies: Phase 1 Program

MPDL3280A + Cobimetinib for Locally Advanced or Metastatic Cancer
A Phase 1b Study of the Safety and Pharmacology of MPDL3280A Administered With Cobimetinib in Patients With Locally Advanced or Metastatic Solid Tumors
Status Conditions Phase Study ID
Closed Neoplasms Phase I NCT01988896

A Phase Ib, open-label, multicenter study designed to assess the safety, tolerability, and pharmacokinetics of coadministration of MPDL3280A and of cobimetinib in patients with metastatic or locally advanced cancer for which no standard of care exists.

Laura Chow, MD
SCCA Phase 1 Program Office 206-288-7551 Refer Patient
Eligibility Criteria (must meet the following to participate in this study)
  • Age >/= 18 years.
  • Solid tumor that is metastatic, locally advanced or recurrent.
  • ECOG performance status of 0 or 1.
  • Life expectancy >/= 12 weeks.
  • Measurable disease, as defined by RECIST v1.1.
  • Adequate blood and organ function.
  • Use of highly effective contraception.
  • Histological tumor tissue specimen.
  • Patients enrolling in the expansion cohorts in Stage 2 must consent to tumor biopsies and must have one of the following types of cancer:
  • KRAS-mutant metatastic colorectal cancer (mCRC)
  • Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
  • Melanoma
Exclusions (conditions that would prevent participation in this study)
  • Pregnant and lactating women.
  • History of autoimmune disease.
  • Patients with prior stem cell or organ transplant.
  • History of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
  • History of HIV or hepatitis C infection; history of hepatitis B is allowed if infection has resolved (absence of HBsAG).
  • Severe infections within 4 weeks prior to study start; signs or symptoms of infection within 2 weeks prior to study start.
  • Oral or IV antibiotic therapy within 2 weeks prior to study start.
  • Significant cardiovascular disease.
  • Administration of a live, attenuated vaccine within 4 weeks before study start or until the end of the study.

Cancer-Specific Exclusions

  • Any approved anti-cancer therapy, including chemotherapy or hormonal therapy, within 3 weeks prior to study start.
  • Active or untreated central nervous system (CNS) tumors.
  • Leptomeningeal disease.
  • Excess, uncontrolled calcium levels.
  • History of prior significant toxicity from another MEK pathway inhibitor requiring discontinuation of treatment.
  • Prior treatment with CD137 agonists or immune checkpoint blockade therapies.
Last Updated
August 08, 2015
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