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Neoplasms clinical trials at UC Health
27 in progress, 11 open to eligible people

  • A Study of mRNA-5671/V941 as Monotherapy and in Combination With Pembrolizumab (V941-001)

    open to eligible people ages 18 years and up

    This study will determine the safety and tolerability and establish a preliminary recommended Phase 2 dose of V941(mRNA-5671/V941) as a monotherapy and in combination with pembrolizumab infusion.

    at UCSF

  • A Study of RGX-104 With or Without Nivolumab in Patients With Advanced Solid Malignancies and Lymphoma

    open to eligible people ages 18 years and up

    Study RGX-104-001 is a Phase 1, first-in-human, dose escalation and expansion study of RGX-104, an oral small molecule targeting the liver X receptor (LXR), as a single agent and in combination with nivolumab. RGX-104 activates LXR, resulting in depletion of both myeloid-derived suppressor cells (MDSCs) as well as tumor blood vessels. MDSCs block the ability of T-cells and other cells of the immune system from attacking tumors. During the dose escalation stage, multiple doses and schedules of orally administered RGX-104 with or without nivolumab (single agent or combination therapy) will be evaluated in patients with advanced solid tumors and lymphoma (i.e., locally advanced and unresectable, or metastatic) who have had progressive disease (PD) on available standard systemic therapies or for which there are no standard systemic therapies of relevant impact. In the expansion stage of the study, additional patients with epithelial ovarian carcinoma (EOC), melanoma, non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), small cell lung cancer (SCLC), renal cell cancer (RCC), bladder cancer (BLC), or triple negative breast cancer (TNBC) will be treated at the MTD (or maximum tested dose if no MTD is identified, or dose below the MTD if there is evidence suggesting a more favorable risk/benefit profile). This stage will provide further characterization of the safety, efficacy, PK, and pharmacodynamics, including biomarkers of immunologic activity and LXR target activation, of RGX-104 as a single agent (EOC) and in combination with nivolumab (melanoma, NSCLC, SCLC, RCC, BLC, and TNBC).

    at UCLA

  • Anti-tumor Immune Response in Patients With Cancer Undergoing Radiation Therapy

    open to eligible people ages 18 years and up

    This research trial studies the effect of radiation therapy on tumor immunity. Standard radiation therapy destroys tumor cells. In response to tumor cell death caused by radiation therapy, the body has an ability to stimulate an anti-tumor response (immunity), but this response is often ineffective in shrinking tumor tissue. Collecting samples of blood from patients before, during, and after radiation therapy to study in the laboratory may help doctors learn more about the effects of radiation therapy on anti-tumor response.

    at UCLA

  • Experimental medicine safety and dosing to treat advanced solid tumors

    “Can experimental medicine change how genes work in cancer cells?”

    open to eligible people ages 18-120

    Background: - FdCyd (also called 5-fluoro-2'-deoxycytidine) and THU (also called tetrahydrouridine) are experimental cancer treatment drugs. FdCyd may change how genes work in cancer cells. THU helps keep FdCyd from being broken down by the body. FdCyd and THU have been given to people on other cancer treatment trials, usually by vein. Researchers want to give FdCyd and THU by mouth to see if they work against cancers that have not responded to earlier treatments. Objectives: - To test oral FdCyd and THU on advanced solid tumors that have not responded to earlier treatments. Eligibility: - Individuals at least 18 years of age who have advanced solid tumors that have not responded to standard treatments. Design: - Participants will be screened with a physical exam and medical history. Blood and urine samples will be collected. Imaging studies and tumor samples will used to study the cancer before treatment. - FdCyd and THU will be given in 21-day cycles. THU should be taken 30 minutes before taking FdCyd. - Participants will take FdCyd and THU by mouth, once a day, for 3 days at the beginning of the first and second weeks of each cycle (days 1 3 and 8 10). The drugs will not be taken during the entire third week of each cycle. - Treatment will be monitored with frequent blood tests and imaging studies. - Treatment will continue as long as the cancer is responding to the drugs and serious side effects do not develop.

    at UC Davis

  • Germ-Line Mutations in Blood and Saliva Samples From Patients With Cancer

    open to eligible people ages 18 years and up

    This research trial studies germ-line mutations in blood and saliva samples from patients with cancer. Studying samples of blood and saliva from patients with cancer in the laboratory may help doctors learn more about how inherited genetic mutations can affect cancer predisposition (an inherited increase in the risk of developing cancer), their impact on treatment response, and their role in cancer development.

    at UCLA

  • Impact of Phone Call About Financial Reimbursement Program on Access to Cancer Clinical Trials

    open to eligible people ages 18 years and up

    This trial studies how well a follow-up phone call regarding financial reimbursement program (FRP) works in improving cancer patients' access to therapeutic cancer clinical trials. Follow-up phone call intervention regarding FRP may improve recruitment of cancer patients to cancer therapeutic clinical trials.

    at UCSF

  • Long-Term Follow-up Protocol for Subjects Treated With Gene-Modified T Cells

    open to all eligible people

    This is a prospective study for the long-term follow-up (LTFU) of safety and efficacy for all pediatric and adult subjects exposed to Gene-modified (GM) T cell therapy participating in a previous Celgene sponsored or Celgene alliance partner sponsored study. Subjects who received at least one GM T cell infusion, will be asked to roll-over to this LTFU protocol upon either premature discontinuation from, or completion of the prior parent treatment protocol.

    at UCLA UCSD UCSF

  • Low-dose CT-based Method for Detection of Subclinical Anthracycline-induced Cardiotoxicity

    open to eligible people ages 18-75

    Prospective single arm study to evaluate a low-dose CT-based protocol for early detection of myocardial dysfunction in 50 cancer patients undergoing anthracycline-based chemotherapy.

    at UCSD

  • My Pathway: A Study Evaluating Herceptin/Perjeta, Tarceva, Zelboraf/Cotellic, Erivedge, Alecensa, and Tecentriq Treatment Targeted Against Certain Molecular Alterations in Participants With Advanced Solid Tumors

    open to eligible people ages 18 years and up

    This multicenter, non-randomized, open-label study will evaluate the efficacy and safety of six treatment regimens in participants with advanced solid tumors for whom therapies that will convey clinical benefit are not available and/or are not suitable options per the treating physician's judgment.

    at UCSD

  • Study to Explore the Mechanism of Acquired Immune Escape In Participants With Metastatic Cancer Progressing on CPI Therapy

    open to eligible people ages 18 years and up

    The purpose of this study is to identify mechanisms associated with acquired immune escape by comparing baseline and at-progression tissue samples from participants who derive clinical benefit from CPI treatment of metastatic cancer or hematologic malignancies.

    at UCSF

  • This Study in Patients With Different Types of Cancer (Solid Tumours) Aims to Find a Safe Dose of Xentuzumab in Combination With Abemaciclib With or Without Hormonal Therapies. The Study Also Tests How Effective These Medicines Are in Patients With Lung and Breast Cancer.

    open to eligible people ages 18 years and up

    For each dose finding cohorts (A, B, C and D): The primary objective of each dose finding cohort is to determine the maximum tolerated dose (MTD) / recommended phase II dose (RP2D) of xentuzumab in combination with abemaciclib with or without hormonal therapy (letrozole, anastrozole, fulvestrant). Dose limiting toxicities (DLT) will be assessed during the first treatment cycle to assess the MTD/RP2D. In case that no MTD is reached a RP2D dose will be determined taking into account safety data and other available information. This will be agreed with the Steering Committee. For each expansion cohorts (E, F, D1 and D2): The objectives of the expansion cohorts are to assess the anti-tumour activity of xentuzumab in combination with abemaciclib in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (cohort E). Tentatively a cohort F may be opened to assess the anti-tumour activity of the triplet combination xentuzumab / abemaciclib and fulvestrant in a single-arm expansion group of patients with locally advanced / metastatic hormone receptor positive (HR+) breast cancer who have progressed following prior aromatase inhibitor therapy and prior CDK4/6 inhibitor treatment. Cohort F will only be opened if indicated by emerging data from ongoing clinical trials. The primary objective of cohorts D1 and D2 is to assess the anti-tumour activity of the triplet combination xentuzumab, abemaciclib and fulvestrant in patients with locally advanced / metastatic HR+ breast cancer who have progressed on prior endocrine therapy. Cohort D1 will assess the anti-tumour activity for subjects with visceral metastasis and Cohort D2 for subjects with non-visceral metastasis.

    at UCLA

  • A Roll Over Study of Alectinib in Patients With Anaplastic Lymphoma Kinase (ALK)-Positive or Rearranged During Transfection (RET)-Positive Cancer

    Sorry, not currently recruiting here

    The purpose of this study is to provide continued treatment with alectinib or crizotinib as applicable to participants with ALK- or RET positive cancer who were previously enrolled in any Roche-sponsored alectinib study and who are deriving continued clinical benefit from alectinib or crizotinib in the parent trial at the time of parent trial closure.

    at UC Irvine

  • A Rollover Study for Patients Who Received CP-675,206 in Other Protocols, to Allow the Patients Access to CP-675,206 Until This Agent Becomes Commercially Available or Development is Discontinued.

    Sorry, in progress, not accepting new patients

    This study is intended to provide access to CP-675,206 for patients who have previously received CP-675,206 in a clinical trial.

    at UCLA

  • A Study of CC-95251, a Monoclonal Antibody Directed Against SIRPα, in Subjects With Advanced Solid and Hematologic Cancers

    Sorry, not currently recruiting here

    Study CC-95251-ST-001 is an open-label, Phase 1, dose escalation (Part A) and expansion (Parts B and C), first-in-human clinical study of CC-95251 in subjects with advanced cancers.

    at UCSD

  • A Study Of Experimental PF-06647020 For Adult Patients With Advanced Solid Tumors

    “This study will try to find the optimal dose of PF-06647020 in patients with ovarian cancer (OVCA) or non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).”

    Sorry, in progress, not accepting new patients

    To assess the safety and tolerability at increasing dose levels of PF-06647020 in patients with advanced solid tumors in order to determine the maximum tolerated dose and select the recommended Phase 2 dose.

    at UC Davis

  • A Study of JNJ-63898081 in Participants With Advanced Stage Solid Tumors

    Sorry, not currently recruiting here

    The main purpose of this study are to determine the recommended Phase 2 dose (RP2D) regimen and the maximum tolerated dose, and to determine the safety of JNJ-63898081.

    at UCSF

  • A Study Of PF-05212384 In Combination With Other Anti-Tumor Agents and in Combination With Cisplatin in Patients With Triple Negative Breast Cancer in an Expansion Arm (TNBC)

    Sorry, not currently recruiting here

    This study will evaluate PF-05212384 (gedatolisib) PI3K/mTOR inhibitor)) in combination with either docetaxel, cisplatin or dacomitinib in select advanced solid tumors. The study will assess the safety, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of these combinations in patients with advanced cancer in order to determine the maximum tolerated dose in each combination. The cisplatin combination expansion portion will evaluate the anti tumor activity of PF 05212384 plus cisplatin in patients with TNBC in 2 separate Arms (Arm 1 and Arm 2).

    at UCLA UCSF

  • A Study to Evaluate the Safety, Tolerability and Pharmacokinetics (PK) of TAK-981 in Adult Participants With Metastatic Solid Tumors or Lymphomas

    Sorry, not currently recruiting here

    The primary objective of this study is to evaluate the safety and tolerability of TAK-981 as a single agent in participants with advanced or metastatic solid tumors or lymphomas.

    at UCSD

  • Abatacept as GVHD Prophylaxis Phase 2

    Sorry, in progress, not accepting new patients

    This is a phase II multi-center, randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled trial. The investigators are doing this study to see if a new drug, abatacept, can be used together with a calcineurin inhibitor (cyclosporine or tacrolimus) and methotrexate to provide better protection against Acute Graft versus Host Disease (aGvHD) without causing more infections. Funding Source - FDA OOPD

    at UCSF

  • An Extension (Rollover) Study of Vemurafenib in Participants With BRAF V600 Mutation-Positive Malignancies Previously Enrolled in an Antecedent Vemurafenib Protocol

    Sorry, in progress, not accepting new patients

    This open-label, multicenter, non-randomized study will provide continued access to vemurafenib for eligible participants with BRAF V600 mutation-positive malignancy, who were previously enrolled and treated in an antecedent vemurafenib protocol and did not meet the protocol's criteria for disease progression, or are treated beyond progression and are still deriving clinical benefit (as assessed by investigator), and may therefore potentially benefit from continued treatment with vemurafenib. Participants will receive treatment with oral vemurafenib at 960 milligrams (mg) twice daily (BID), 720 mg BID, or 480 mg BID, depending on the last dose in the antecedent protocol. Treatment will continue until progression of disease or as long as the participant is deriving clinical benefit, as judged by the investigator (case-by-case decision with approval of the Medical Monitor), death, withdrawal of consent, unacceptable toxicity, loss to follow-up, or decision of the Sponsor to terminate the study, whichever occurs first.

    at UCLA

  • Chlorhexidine Gluconate Cleansing in Preventing Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infection and Acquisition of Multi-drug Resistant Organisms in Younger Patients With Cancer or Undergoing Donor Stem Cell Transplant

    Sorry, in progress, not accepting new patients

    This randomized phase III trial studies chlorhexidine gluconate cleansing to see how well it works compared to control cleansing in preventing central line associated bloodstream infection and acquisition of multi-drug resistant organisms in younger patients with cancer or undergoing donor stem cell transplant. Chlorhexidine gluconate may help reduce bloodstream infections and bacterial infections associated with the central line.

    at UCLA UCSF

  • Gene and Vaccine Therapy in Treating Patients With Advanced Malignancies

    Sorry, in progress, not accepting new patients

    This phase II trial will examine whether genetically reprogramming a patient's disease fighting white blood cells may build an immune response to kill cancer cells that express the NY-ESO-1 protein. In this study, this genetic therapy will be given during a stem cell transplant along with a vaccine therapy. The vaccine will be made using the NY-ESO-1 protein and may help to stimulate the engineered immune response to tumor cells.

    at UCLA

  • High Dose Flu Vaccine in Treating Children Who Have Undergone Donor Stem Cell Transplant

    Sorry, currently not accepting new patients, but might later

    This phase II randomized trial studies how well high dose flu vaccine works in treating children who have undergone done stem cell transplant. Higher dose flu vaccine may build a better immune response and may provide better protection against the flu than the standard vaccine.

    at UCSF

  • Molecular Profiling in Tissue Samples From Patients With Cancer Who Are Exceptional Responders to Treatment

    Sorry, in progress, not accepting new patients

    This pilot research trial studies molecular profiling in tissue samples from patients with cancer who got better with treatment that didn?t work for most other patients with the same disease. Studying samples of tissue from patients with cancer in the laboratory may help doctors learn more about changes that occur in deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) and identify biomarkers related to how well patients respond to treatment.

    at UCSF

  • Nab-paclitaxel and Gemcitabine vs Gemcitabine Alone as Adjuvant Therapy for Patients With Resected Pancreatic Cancer (the "Apact" Study)

    Sorry, in progress, not accepting new patients

    The purpose of this study is to compare whether there is a delay or prevention of recurrence or death in subjects with surgically removed pancreatic cancer who then take nab-paclitaxel in combination with gemcitabine compared to those who take gemcitabine alone.

    at UC Davis UCLA UCSD UCSF

  • Patient Portal and Navigation Program in Providing Information for Asian American Cancer Patients

    Sorry, not yet accepting patients

    This phase I/II trial studies how well patient portal and navigation program work in providing information for Asian American cancer patients. Patient portal and navigation program may help to improve the care provided to Asian American cancer patients.This study is offered in the following languages in addition to English: Chinese (Cantonese or Mandarin) and Vietnamese.

    at UCSF

  • Study Of OX40 Agonist PF-04518600 Alone And In Combination With 4-1BB Agonist PF-05082566

    Sorry, in progress, not accepting new patients

    To assess the safety and tolerability at increasing dose levels of PF-04518600 alone or in combination wtih PF-05082566 in patients with select advanced or metastatic carcinoma in order to determine the maximum tolerated dose and select the recommended Phase 2 dose.

    at UCLA

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