agent study


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agent study

In cancer research, an investigation to determine whether a particular intervention or drug can be used to prevent cancer from developing.
Synonym: agent prevention study
See also: study
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Interim results from the ongoing Phase 1 single agent study of CAL-101 in patients with relapsed or refractory hematologic malignancies have demonstrated overall response rates of 71 percent, 75 percent, and 29 percent for patients with indolent NHL, mantle cell lymphoma, and CLL, respectively.
This open label, single agent study is designed to evaluate the safety, tolerability, pharmacokinetics/pharmacodynamics (PK/PD) and clinical activity of twice-daily (BID) MGCD265 in patients who have failed at least one prior therapy.
OncoMed is currently evaluating OMP-21M18 in a Phase 1 single agent study of patients with advanced solid tumors and in multiple Phase 1b combination studies in patients with colon cancer, pancreatic cancer or non-small cell lung cancer.