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    Summary
    EudraCT Number:2018-004188-30
    Sponsor's Protocol Code Number:M18BEL
    National Competent Authority:Netherlands - Competent Authority
    Clinical Trial Type:EEA CTA
    Trial Status:Ongoing
    Date on which this record was first entered in the EudraCT database:2019-02-26
    Trial results
    Index
    A. PROTOCOL INFORMATION
    B. SPONSOR INFORMATION
    C. APPLICANT IDENTIFICATION
    D. IMP IDENTIFICATION
    D.8 INFORMATION ON PLACEBO
    E. GENERAL INFORMATION ON THE TRIAL
    F. POPULATION OF TRIAL SUBJECTS
    G. INVESTIGATOR NETWORKS TO BE INVOLVED IN THE TRIAL
    N. REVIEW BY THE COMPETENT AUTHORITY OR ETHICS COMMITTEE IN THE COUNTRY CONCERNED
    P. END OF TRIAL
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    A. Protocol Information
    A.1Member State ConcernedNetherlands - Competent Authority
    A.2EudraCT number2018-004188-30
    A.3Full title of the trial
    Pre-operative phase II trial for breast cancer with nivolumab in combination with novel IO
    A.3.1Title of the trial for lay people, in easily understood, i.e. non-technical, language
    Pre-operative study for breast cancer with nivolumab in combination with other therapy
    A.4.1Sponsor's protocol code numberM18BEL
    A.5.2US NCT (ClinicalTrials.gov registry) numberNCT03815890
    A.7Trial is part of a Paediatric Investigation Plan No
    A.8EMA Decision number of Paediatric Investigation Plan
    B. Sponsor Information
    B.Sponsor: 1
    B.1.1Name of SponsorNKI-AVL
    B.1.3.4CountryNetherlands
    B.3.1 and B.3.2Status of the sponsorNon-Commercial
    B.4 Source(s) of Monetary or Material Support for the clinical trial:
    B.4.1Name of organisation providing supportBMS
    B.4.2CountryBelgium
    B.5 Contact point designated by the sponsor for further information on the trial
    B.5.1Name of organisationNKI-AVL
    B.5.2Functional name of contact pointDr. M. Kok
    B.5.3 Address:
    B.5.3.1Street AddressPlesmanlaan 121
    B.5.3.2Town/ cityAmsterdam
    B.5.3.3Post code1066 CX
    B.5.3.4CountryNetherlands
    B.5.6E-mailm.kok@nki.nl
    D. IMP Identification
    D.IMP: 1
    D.1.2 and D.1.3IMP RoleTest
    D.2 Status of the IMP to be used in the clinical trial
    D.2.1IMP to be used in the trial has a marketing authorisation No
    D.2.5The IMP has been designated in this indication as an orphan drug in the Community No
    D.2.5.1Orphan drug designation number
    D.3 Description of the IMP
    D.3.1Product nameNivolumab
    D.3.2Product code BMS-936558
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Concentrate for solution for injection/infusion
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMPIntravenous use
    D.3.8 to D.3.10 IMP Identification Details (Active Substances)
    D.3.8INN - Proposed INNNivolumab
    D.3.9.3Other descriptive nameNIVOLUMAB
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB122750
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg/ml milligram(s)/millilitre
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number10
    D.3.11 The IMP contains an:
    D.3.11.1Active substance of chemical origin No
    D.3.11.2Active substance of biological/ biotechnological origin (other than Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) Yes
    The IMP is a:
    D.3.11.3Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) No
    D.3.11.3.1Somatic cell therapy medicinal product No
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product No
    D.3.11.3.3Tissue Engineered Product No
    D.3.11.3.4Combination ATIMP (i.e. one involving a medical device) No
    D.3.11.3.5Committee on Advanced therapies (CAT) has issued a classification for this product No
    D.3.11.4Combination product that includes a device, but does not involve an Advanced Therapy No
    D.3.11.5Radiopharmaceutical medicinal product No
    D.3.11.6Immunological medicinal product (such as vaccine, allergen, immune serum) No
    D.3.11.7Plasma derived medicinal product No
    D.3.11.8Extractive medicinal product No
    D.3.11.9Recombinant medicinal product Yes
    D.3.11.10Medicinal product containing genetically modified organisms No
    D.3.11.11Herbal medicinal product No
    D.3.11.12Homeopathic medicinal product No
    D.3.11.13Another type of medicinal product No
    D.IMP: 2
    D.1.2 and D.1.3IMP RoleTest
    D.2 Status of the IMP to be used in the clinical trial
    D.2.1IMP to be used in the trial has a marketing authorisation Yes
    D.2.1.1.1Trade name Yervoy
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderBristol-Myers Squibb Pharma
    D.2.1.2Country which granted the Marketing AuthorisationNetherlands
    D.2.5The IMP has been designated in this indication as an orphan drug in the Community No
    D.2.5.1Orphan drug designation number
    D.3 Description of the IMP
    D.3.1Product nameipilimumab
    D.3.2Product code L01XC11
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Infusion
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMPIntravenous use
    D.3.8 to D.3.10 IMP Identification Details (Active Substances)
    D.3.8INN - Proposed INNIPILIMUMAB
    D.3.9.1CAS number 477202-00-9
    D.3.9.2Current sponsor codeBMS734016
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB29397
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg/ml milligram(s)/millilitre
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number5
    D.3.11 The IMP contains an:
    D.3.11.1Active substance of chemical origin No
    D.3.11.2Active substance of biological/ biotechnological origin (other than Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) Yes
    The IMP is a:
    D.3.11.3Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) No
    D.3.11.3.1Somatic cell therapy medicinal product No
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product No
    D.3.11.3.3Tissue Engineered Product No
    D.3.11.3.4Combination ATIMP (i.e. one involving a medical device) No
    D.3.11.3.5Committee on Advanced therapies (CAT) has issued a classification for this product No
    D.3.11.4Combination product that includes a device, but does not involve an Advanced Therapy No
    D.3.11.5Radiopharmaceutical medicinal product No
    D.3.11.6Immunological medicinal product (such as vaccine, allergen, immune serum) No
    D.3.11.7Plasma derived medicinal product No
    D.3.11.8Extractive medicinal product No
    D.3.11.9Recombinant medicinal product No
    D.3.11.10Medicinal product containing genetically modified organisms No
    D.3.11.11Herbal medicinal product No
    D.3.11.12Homeopathic medicinal product No
    D.3.11.13Another type of medicinal product No
    D.8 Information on Placebo
    E. General Information on the Trial
    E.1 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.1Medical condition(s) being investigated
    E.1.1.1Medical condition in easily understood language
    breast cancer
    E.1.1.2Therapeutic area Diseases [C] - Cancer [C04]
    MedDRA Classification
    E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.2Version 21.1
    E.1.2Level LLT
    E.1.2Classification code 10006188
    E.1.2Term Breast cancer female NOS
    E.1.2System Organ Class 100000004864
    E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.2Version 20.0
    E.1.2Level LLT
    E.1.2Classification code 10006194
    E.1.2Term Breast cancer NOS stage I
    E.1.2System Organ Class 100000004864
    E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.2Version 20.0
    E.1.2Level LLT
    E.1.2Classification code 10006195
    E.1.2Term Breast cancer NOS stage II
    E.1.2System Organ Class 100000004864
    E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.2Version 20.0
    E.1.2Level LLT
    E.1.2Classification code 10006196
    E.1.2Term Breast cancer NOS stage III
    E.1.2System Organ Class 100000004864
    E.1.3Condition being studied is a rare disease No
    E.2 Objective of the trial
    E.2.1Main objective of the trial
    To determine whether short-term pre-operative nivolumab either as monotherapy or in combination with ipilimumab or novel IO combinations can induce immune activation in early BC.
    E.2.2Secondary objectives of the trial
    • To establish whether short-term pre-operative nivolumab either as monotherapy or in combination with ipilimumab or novel IO combinations is safe in early BC patients
    • To assess the proportion of clinical and radiological responses as measured by imaging
    • To assess the proportion of pathological responses (pCR, residual cancer burden)
    • To correlate parameters of systemic immune suppression in early BC with intratumoral immune landscape and with responses seen in patients
    • To correlate changes in tumor fragments (ex vivo model system, developed by Daniela Thommen) upon nivolumab either as monotherapy or in combination with ipilimumab or novel IO combinations with changes in the on-treatment biopsy
    • To explore the putative predictive value of upcoming biomarkers such as but not limited to: CD8, IFNy gene signature, mutational load, homologous recombination deficiency (HRD)
    E.2.3Trial contains a sub-study No
    E.3Principal inclusion criteria
    • Signed written informed consent
    • 18 years or older at moment of inclusion;
    • Female and male gender;
    • WHO performance status 0 or 1;
    • Resectable primary breast cancer stage I-III. Nodal status must be examined by ultrasound, fine needle aspiration, sentinel node biopsy, or FDG-PET scan. Patients indicated for neoadjuvant chemotherapy will also be eligible, whereby a new dedicated biopsy is performed before the beginning of the chemotherapy. Adjuvant systemic treatment is allowed if indicated according to local guidelines.
    • The tumors must be:
    o at least 10 mm (minimum cT1c) as determined by MRI
    o TNBC defined as ER<10%, HER2-negative OR luminal B defined as ER≥10%, HER2-negative with either Ki67≥20% or PR ≤20%. HER2 negative is defined as an IHC score of <2 or 2+ with a negative ISH.
    E.4Principal exclusion criteria
    • evidence or suspicion of metastatic disease. Evaluation of the presence of distant metastases may include chest X-ray, liver ultrasound, isotope bone-scan, CT-scan of chest and abdomen and/or FDG-PET scan, according to local procedures;
    • other prior invasive malignancy 1) in the breast or 2) localized in the near proximity of the breast, that was treated with radiotherapy at the localization of the new breast tumor;
    • Concurrent ipsilateral or contralateral disease of the primary or a secondary tumor is allowed, as long as the other lesions is not a distant metastasis.
    • Locoregional recurrences are not allowed. Second primary tumors are allowed in the study;
    • occult breast cancer;
    • previous anti-cancer hormone therapy or chemotherapy;
    • prior treatment with checkpoint inhibitors (including anti- PD1, -PD-L1, -CTLA-4);
    • concurrent anti-cancer treatment, neoadjuvant therapy or another investigational drug;
    • Patients that opt for preserving fertility prior start of anti-cancer therapy
    E.5 End points
    E.5.1Primary end point(s)
    Immune activation after pre-operative nivolumab or ipilimumab with nivolumab or novel IO combinations. Immune activation is defined as
    • either a 2-fold increase in tumor-associated CD8 after pre-operative immunotherapy;
    • or a 2-fold increase expression of genes induced by IFNy (determined using RNA expression levels);
    E.5.1.1Timepoint(s) of evaluation of this end point
    from baseline up to one year after surgery
    E.5.2Secondary end point(s)
    • Safety will be monitored by incidence, nature and severity of Adverse Events graded according to NCI-CTCAE v5.0 collected during treatment and up to 3 weeks post-surgery. In addition, we hypothesize that the pre-operative immunotherapy does not result in significant delay or cancelation of breast surgery or (neo)adjuvant systemic treatment in at least 95% of patients
    • Radiological response using breast MRI per cohort;
    • Pathological response (pCR or residual cancer burden) per cohort
    E.5.2.1Timepoint(s) of evaluation of this end point
    Up to 30 days after surgery
    E.6 and E.7 Scope of the trial
    E.6Scope of the trial
    E.6.1Diagnosis Yes
    E.6.2Prophylaxis No
    E.6.3Therapy Yes
    E.6.4Safety Yes
    E.6.5Efficacy Yes
    E.6.6Pharmacokinetic No
    E.6.7Pharmacodynamic No
    E.6.8Bioequivalence No
    E.6.9Dose response No
    E.6.10Pharmacogenetic Yes
    E.6.11Pharmacogenomic Yes
    E.6.12Pharmacoeconomic No
    E.6.13Others No
    E.7Trial type and phase
    E.7.1Human pharmacology (Phase I) No
    E.7.1.1First administration to humans No
    E.7.1.2Bioequivalence study No
    E.7.1.3Other No
    E.7.1.3.1Other trial type description
    E.7.2Therapeutic exploratory (Phase II) Yes
    E.7.3Therapeutic confirmatory (Phase III) No
    E.7.4Therapeutic use (Phase IV) No
    E.8 Design of the trial
    E.8.1Controlled No
    E.8.1.1Randomised No
    E.8.1.2Open Yes
    E.8.1.3Single blind No
    E.8.1.4Double blind No
    E.8.1.5Parallel group No
    E.8.1.6Cross over No
    E.8.1.7Other No
    E.8.2 Comparator of controlled trial
    E.8.2.1Other medicinal product(s) No
    E.8.2.2Placebo No
    E.8.2.3Other No
    E.8.3 The trial involves single site in the Member State concerned No
    E.8.4 The trial involves multiple sites in the Member State concerned Yes
    E.8.4.1Number of sites anticipated in Member State concerned2
    E.8.5The trial involves multiple Member States No
    E.8.6 Trial involving sites outside the EEA
    E.8.6.1Trial being conducted both within and outside the EEA No
    E.8.6.2Trial being conducted completely outside of the EEA No
    E.8.7Trial has a data monitoring committee No
    E.8.8 Definition of the end of the trial and justification where it is not the last visit of the last subject undergoing the trial
    LVLS
    E.8.9 Initial estimate of the duration of the trial
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned years4
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned months0
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned days0
    E.8.9.2In all countries concerned by the trial years4
    E.8.9.2In all countries concerned by the trial months0
    E.8.9.2In all countries concerned by the trial days0
    F. Population of Trial Subjects
    F.1 Age Range
    F.1.1Trial has subjects under 18 No
    F.1.1.1In Utero No
    F.1.1.2Preterm newborn infants (up to gestational age < 37 weeks) No
    F.1.1.3Newborns (0-27 days) No
    F.1.1.4Infants and toddlers (28 days-23 months) No
    F.1.1.5Children (2-11years) No
    F.1.1.6Adolescents (12-17 years) No
    F.1.2Adults (18-64 years) Yes
    F.1.2.1Number of subjects for this age range: 80
    F.1.3Elderly (>=65 years) Yes
    F.1.3.1Number of subjects for this age range: 10
    F.2 Gender
    F.2.1Female Yes
    F.2.2Male Yes
    F.3 Group of trial subjects
    F.3.1Healthy volunteers No
    F.3.2Patients Yes
    F.3.3Specific vulnerable populations No
    F.3.3.1Women of childbearing potential not using contraception No
    F.3.3.2Women of child-bearing potential using contraception No
    F.3.3.3Pregnant women No
    F.3.3.4Nursing women No
    F.3.3.5Emergency situation No
    F.3.3.6Subjects incapable of giving consent personally No
    F.3.3.7Others No
    F.4 Planned number of subjects to be included
    F.4.1In the member state90
    F.5 Plans for treatment or care after the subject has ended the participation in the trial (if it is different from the expected normal treatment of that condition)
    none
    G. Investigator Networks to be involved in the Trial
    N. Review by the Competent Authority or Ethics Committee in the country concerned
    N.Competent Authority Decision Authorised
    N.Date of Competent Authority Decision2019-04-23
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion of the trial applicationFavourable
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion: Reason(s) for unfavourable opinion
    N.Date of Ethics Committee Opinion2019-02-18
    P. End of Trial
    P.End of Trial StatusOngoing
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