Platinum-based Chemotherapy

Nivolumab for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Phase 3
Waitlist Available
Research Sponsored by Bristol-Myers Squibb
Eligibility Criteria Checklist
Specific guidelines that determine who can or cannot participate in a clinical trial
Must have
No brain metastasis
Participants with suspected or histologically confirmed Stage IIA (> 4 cm) to IIIB (T3N2) non-small cell lung carcinoma (NSCLC) with disease that is considered resectable
Must not have
Be younger than 18 years old
Screening 3 weeks
Treatment Varies
Follow Up5 years from randomization
Awards & highlights
Pivotal Trial
All Individual Drugs Already Approved
Approved for 10 Other Conditions

Study Summary

This trial is testing if using immunotherapy before and after surgery can prolong event-free survival for people with early stage non-small cell lung cancer.

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

You will be eligible if you check “Yes” for the criteria below
You do not have cancer that has spread to your brain.
You have a type of lung cancer called non-small cell lung carcinoma (NSCLC) that is in an early stage and can be removed by surgery.


Screening ~ 3 weeks
Treatment ~ Varies
Follow Up ~5 years from randomization
This trial's timeline: 3 weeks for screening, Varies for treatment, and 5 years from randomization for reporting.

Treatment Details

Study Objectives

Outcome measures can provide a clearer picture of what you can expect from a treatment.
Primary outcome measures
Event-Free Survival (EFS) as Assessed by Blinded Independent Central Review (BICR)
Secondary outcome measures
Incidence of Adverse Events (AEs)
Incidence of Serious Adverse Events (SAEs)
Major Pathological Response (MPR) Rate as Assessed by Blinded Independent Pathology Review
+2 more

Awards & Highlights

Pivotal Trial
The final step before approval, pivotal trials feature drugs that have already shown basic safety & efficacy.
All Individual Drugs Already Approved
Therapies where all constituent drugs have already been approved are likely to have better-understood side effect profiles.
Approved for 10 Other Conditions
This treatment demonstrated efficacy for 10 other conditions.

Trial Design

2Treatment groups
Experimental Treatment
Placebo Group
Group I: Neoadj. Nivo+ Pt-based Doublet Chemo followed by Adj. NivoExperimental Treatment6 Interventions
Group II: Neoadj. Plac. + Pt-based Doublet Chemo followed by Adj.Plac.Placebo Group6 Interventions
First Studied
Drug Approval Stage
How many patients have taken this drug
FDA approved
FDA approved
FDA approved
FDA approved
FDA approved
FDA approved

Find a site

Who is running the clinical trial?

Bristol-Myers SquibbLead Sponsor
2,576 Previous Clinical Trials
4,033,373 Total Patients Enrolled

Media Library

Carboplatin (Platinum-based Chemotherapy) Clinical Trial Eligibility Overview. Trial Name: NCT04025879 — Phase 3
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Research Study Groups: Neoadj. Plac. + Pt-based Doublet Chemo followed by Adj.Plac., Neoadj. Nivo+ Pt-based Doublet Chemo followed by Adj. Nivo
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Clinical Trial 2023: Carboplatin Highlights & Side Effects. Trial Name: NCT04025879 — Phase 3
Carboplatin (Platinum-based Chemotherapy) 2023 Treatment Timeline for Medical Study. Trial Name: NCT04025879 — Phase 3

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.

In how many different places is this experiment being done today?

"This clinical trial has 19 active sites, which are enrolling patients. These locations include Augusta University in Augusta, Georgia, Northside Hospital in Atlanta, Illinois, and Northwestern University in Chicago, Pennsylvania."

Answered by AI

Has Nivolumab received government approval for medical use?

"Nivolumab has been studied in multiple Phase 3 trials, meaning there is some data supporting efficacy and multiple rounds of data supporting safety. Our team at Power estimates the safety of Nivolumab to be a 3 on a scale from 1 to 3."

Answered by AI

How large is the sample size for this research project?

"In order to run this clinical trial, 452 patients that fit the pre-determined inclusion criteria are needed. The patients can travel to multiple locations, such as Augusta University in Augusta, Georgia and Northside Hospital in Atlanta, Illinois, in order to participate."

Answered by AI

For what purpose is Nivolumab most commonly prescribed?

"Nivolumab is an effective treatment for neoplasm metastasis, metastatic ureter urothelial carcinoma, and metastatic hepatocellular carcinoma."

Answered by AI

Are there other similar tests that have been done using Nivolumab?

"Nivolumab was first studied in 1997 and, as of now, there have been 21274 completed trials. There are 2463 active studies recruiting patients with many of these centred in Augusta, Georgia."

Answered by AI

Are we currently enrolling people for this research project?

"That is correct. The aforementioned website has this trial listed as currently looking for 452 individuals to participate. These 16 sites have been collecting data since November 5th, 2019."

Answered by AI
~18 spots leftby Dec 2023