Phase 1 studies are the springboard for advancing new cancer treatments. Through phase 1 studies, the Earle A. Chiles Research Institute, a division of Providence Cancer Institute in the Robert W. Franz Cancer Center, is often able to offer patients first-in-human clinical trials of immunotherapies and other novel cancer therapies, including these two recently opened studies:
This phase 1/2 first-in-human study will evaluate RP1 alone and in combination with nivolumab in adults with advanced and/or refractory solid tumors. RP1 is a genetically modified herpes simplex type 1 virus that is designed to directly destroy tumors and to generate an anti-tumor immune response. Nivolumab is a PD1 blockade that helps the immune system kill cancer cells. Providence is one of only two sites in the U.S. currently offering this study.
This is a phase 1/2 first-in-human study of A166 in patients with HER2-expressing or amplified solid tumors who have exhausted available standard therapies. A166 is an antibody drug conjugate that targets HER2-expressing cancer cells.
For more information or to enroll a patient, please call our Clinical Research office at 503-215-2614.
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The phase 1 research program at the Earle A. Chiles Research Institute at Providence Cancer Institute is made up of oncology leaders, phase-1-dedicated nurses, data coordinators and lab assistants. Every person on this exceptional team is passionate about offering breakthrough therapies and the best possible treatment for our patients.
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