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Patients treated with the combination had the best outcome with an average survival of 6.1 months versus 4.2 months.
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Pancreatic Cancer Management
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Pancreatic Cancer Clinical Trials
INST0802 – Phase II Trial of Combination Irinotecan, Oxaliplatin and Cetuximab for Patients with Locally Advanced or Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer
07-111 – A Phase II randomized, double-blind, multicenter trial of Amplimexon plus Gemcitabine versus Gemcitabine plus placebo in patients with metastatic chemotherapy naive pancreatic adenocarcinoma.
MORAb-009 – A Phase 2 Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Double-Blind Study of the Efficacy of MORAb-009 in Conmbination with Gemcitabine in Patients with Advanced Pancreatic Cancer