A Study of the Effectiveness and Safety of Nivolumab Compared to Bevacizumab and of Nivolumab With or Without Ipilimumab in Glioblastoma Patients

Overview

About this study

The purpose of the study is to compare the efficacy and safety of nivolumab administered alone versus bevacizumab in patients diagnosed with recurrent glioblastoma (a type of brain cancer, also known as GBM), and to evaluate the safety and tolerability of nivolumab administered alone or in combination with ipilimumab in patients with different lines of GBM therapy.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects with histologically confirmed Grade IV malignant glioma
  • Previous treatment with radiotherapy and temozolomide (Cohorts 1, 1b and 2 only)
  • First recurrence of GBM (Cohorts 1, 1b and 2 only)
  • First diagnosis of GBM with resectable disease (Cohorts 1c Part A only)
  • First diagnosis of unmethylated MGMT GBM (Cohort 1d and Cohort 1c Part B only)
  • Karnofsky performance score of 70 or higher

Exclusion Criteria:

  • More than 1 recurrence of GBM (Cohorts 1, 1b and 2 only)
  • Any recurrence of GBM (Cohorts 1c and 1d only)
  • Presence of extracranial metastatic or leptomeningeal disease
  • Active, known or suspected autoimmune disease
  • Clinically significant cardiovascular disease
  • Prior bevacizumab or other Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) or anti-angiogenic treatment (Cohort 2 only)

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Daniel Lachance, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

Contact information:

Cancer Center Clinical Trials Referral Office

855-776-0015

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CLS-20143555

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