Data from EMA (European Medicines Agency) - Curated by EPG Health - Last updated 13 June 2018
- adult patients with newly-diagnosed glioblastoma multiforme concomitantly with radiotherapy (RT) and subsequently as monotherapy treatment.
- children from the age of three years, adolescents and adult patients with malignant glioma, such as glioblastoma multiforme or anaplastic astrocytoma, showing recurrence or progression after standard therapy.
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Adult Study: ABT-414 Alone or ABT-414 Plus Temozolomide vs. Lomustine or Temozolomide for Recurrent Glioblastoma Pediatric Study: Evaluation of ABT-414 in Children With High Grade Gliomas (INTELLANCE 2)
This study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of ABT-414 alone or with temozolomide versus temozolomide or lomustine alone in participants with recurrent glioblastoma multiforme.
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Dexmedetomidine (DEX) is a Alpha-2 specific agonist, is a common ICU sedation medication. In brain tumor resection craniotomy, it is proven to be effective in improving postoperative hypertension and...
Added 1 year ago
The trial includes i) the evaluation of the efficacy of a treatment strategy, designed as a phase II trial, and...
Added 5 years ago
Phase I / II study of sequential high-dose chemotherapy with stem cell support in children younger than 5 years of age with high-risk medulloblastoma
Phase II: To assess the efficacy in terms of Event Free Survival (EFS) of the strategy intended to treat children...
Added 6 years ago
First results on survival from a large Phase 3 clinical trial of an autologous dendritic cell vaccine in newly diagnosed glioblastoma.
This Phase 3 trial evaluates the addition of an autologous tumor lysate-pulsed dendritic cell vaccine (DCVax®-L) to standard therapy for newly diagnosed glioblastoma.
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Preclinical drug screen reveals topotecan, actinomycin D, and volasertib as potential new therapeutic candidates for ETMR brain tumor patients.
Background: Embryonal tumor with multilayered rosettes (ETMR) is a rare and aggressive embryonal brain tumor that solely occurs in infants and young children and has only recently been recognized as a separate brain tumor entity...
Added 10 months ago
Oncolytic viral (OV) therapy, which uses genetically engineered tumor-targeting viruses, is being increasingly used in cancer clinical trials due to...
Added 3 years ago
Temozolomide (TMZ) is an oral alkylating chemotherapeutic agent that prolongs the survival of patients with glioblastoma (GBM). Despite that high...
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This update covers recommendations for glioblastoma; anaplastic astrocytoma, oligoastrocytoma and oligodendroglioma; and diffuse glioma. The recommendations cover clinically relevant problems in: diagnosis and pathology...
Added 4 years ago
This guideline covers diagnosing, assessing and managing cerebral palsy in children and young people from birth up to their 25th birthday. It aims to make sure they get the care and treatment they need...
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This guideline covers diagnosing and managing Lyme disease. It aims to raise awareness of when Lyme disease should be suspected and ensure that people have prompt and consistent diagnosis and treatment.
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Venous thromboembolism (VTE) and bleeding are serious complications of cancer and its treatment. A recent survey of UK paediatric haematologists and oncologists identified a broad variety of practice in the management of issues...
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|Agency product number||EMEA/H/C/001126|
|Date First Approved||28-01-2010|
|Type||Medicinal product subject to restricted medical prescription|
|Marketing authorisation holder||Teva B.V.|