Phase III Open Label First Line Therapy Study of MEDI 4736 (Durvalumab) With or Without Tremelimumab Versus SOC in Non Small-Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC).


About this study

This is a randomized, open-label, multi-center, global, Phase III study to determine the efficacy and safety of MEDI4736 + tremelimumab combination therapy and MEDI4736 monotherapy versus platinum-based SoC chemotherapy in the first-line treatment of patients with epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) and anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK) wild-type locally advanced or metastatic NSCLC

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:

For inclusion in the study, patients should fulfill the following criteria:

  • Aged at least 18 years
  • Documented evidence of Stage IV NSCLC
  • No sensitizing EGFR mutation or ALK rearrangement
  • No prior chemotherapy or any other systemic therapy for recurrent/metastatic NSCLC
  • World Health Organization (WHO) Performance Status of 0 or 1

Exclusion Criteria:

Patients should not enter the study if any of the following exclusion criteria are fulfilled:

  1. Mixed small-cell lung cancer and NSCLC histology, sarcomatoid variant
  2. Brain metastases or spinal cord compression unless asymptomatic, treated and stable (not requiring steroids)
  3. Prior exposure to Immunomodulatory therapy (IMT), including, but not limited to, other anti-cytotoxic T-lymphocyte-associated antigen 4 (CTLA-4), anti-programmed cell death1 (PD-1), anti-programmed cell death ligand 1 (PD-L1), or anti PD-L2 antibodies, excluding therapeutic anticancer vaccines
  4. Active or prior documented autoimmune or inflammatory disorders (including inflammatory bowel disease [eg, colitis or Crohn's disease]

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

Scottsdale/Phoenix, Ariz.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Helen Ross, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

Contact information:

Cancer Center Clinical Trials Referral Office


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