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8110 Gatehouse Road, Falls Church, VA 22042

A Phase 2, Open-Label Study with Orally Administered CVM-1118 and Sorafenib in Subjects with Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma (TaiRx)

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Background Information

The purpose of this study is to test the effectiveness, safety, and tolerability of an investigational drug combination of CVM-1118 and sorafenib in participants with advanced HCC.

Offered At

Inova Schar Cancer Institute
8081 Innovation Park Drive
Fairfax, VA 22031
A department of Inova Fairfax Hospital

Eligibility Information

  • Participants must be 18 years of age or older
  • Pathologically or cytologically-confirmed or diagnosed clinically in accordance with American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) criteria18 (i.e., radiologic imaging with cross-sectional multiphasic contrast CT or MRI showing a ≥ 1 cm liver lesion), advanced-stage hepatocellular carcinoma without prior systemic anti-cancer therapy
  • Additional eligibility in protocol

Ineligibility Information

  • Major surgery (other than diagnostic surgery) or radiation therapy within 28 days of starting study treatment
  • Known HIV-positive
  • Patients with impaired gastrointestinal (GI) diseases that may significantly alter the absorption of oral medications
  • History of clinically significant cardiovascular abnormalities such as uncontrolled hypertension, congestive heart failure (New York Heart Association classification ≥ 2), unstable angina, poorly controlled arrhythmias, myocardial infarction within 6 months of study entry
  • Additional ineligibility in protocol

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