Corporate Banner
Satellite Banner
Pharma Outsourcing
Scientific Community
 
Become a Member | Sign in
Home>News>This Article
  News
Return

Oncolytics Enters into Sponsorship Agreement with NCIC CTG

Published: Friday, May 04, 2012
Last Updated: Thursday, May 03, 2012
Bookmark and Share
Agreement at Queen's University for randomized phase II study in colorectal cancer.

Oncolytics Biotech Inc. has announced that it has entered into an agreement whereby the NCIC Clinical Trials Group (CTG) at Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario, will sponsor and conduct a randomized Phase II study of REOLYSIN® in patients with advanced or metastatic colorectal cancer.

"We are pleased to be conducting a second randomized study with the NCIC CTG," said Dr. Brad Thompson, President and CEO of Oncolytics.

Dr. Thompson continued, "This study will build on both our early preclinical and clinical colorectal cancer work, as well as preclinical research combining REOLYSIN with Avastin®. As a Company, we intend to continue expanding our clinical program to include randomized studies of frequently diagnosed cancers."

The study will be an open-label, randomized, non-blinded, Phase II clinical study of REOLYSIN given in combination with FOLFOX-6 plus bevacizumab (Avastin) versus FOLFOX-6 plus bevacizumab alone.

Approximately 50 response evaluable patients will be enrolled in each arm, after a six to nine patient safety run in.


Further Information
Access to this exclusive content is for Technology Networks Premium members only.

Join Technology Networks Premium for free access to:

  • Exclusive articles
  • Presentations from international conferences
  • Over 2,500+ scientific posters on ePosters
  • More than 3,700+ scientific videos on LabTube
  • 35 community eNewsletters


Sign In



Forgotten your details? Click Here
If you are not a member you can join here

*Please note: By logging into TechnologyNetworks.com you agree to accept the use of cookies. To find out more about the cookies we use and how to delete them, see our privacy policy.

Related Content

Oncolytics Collaborators Present at UK Oncolytic Virus Conference
Collaborators present translational brain cancer clinical data and immunomodulatory preclinical research.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Oncolytics Biotech® Announces Third Quarter 2013 Results
Company announces its financial results and operational highlights.
Monday, November 11, 2013
Oncolytics Announces Positive Final Tumour Response Data for U.S. Phase 2 Study of REOLYSIN®
Final progression-free survival and safety data for the study will be reported later in 2013.
Tuesday, September 10, 2013
Oncolytics Meets Primary Endpoint in U.S. Phase 2 Study of REOLYSIN®
Company has met primary overall statistical endpoint in U.S. Phase 2 clinical trial in SCCLC patients.
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Oncolytics Meets Primary Endpoint for First Stage of U.S. Phase 2 Metastatic Melanoma Trial
Company announces preliminary results from trial in patients using intravenous administration of REOLYSIN®.
Monday, May 27, 2013
Oncolytics Announces 2012 Year End Results
Company has completed two financings over the last 14 months raising gross proceeds in excess of $50 million.
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Oncolytics Completes Patient Enrollment in U.S. Phase II Clinical Trial
Investigating REOLYSIN® in combination with gemcitabine in patients with advanced or metastatic pancreatic cancer.
Thursday, February 21, 2013
Oncolytics Announces Additional Positive REOLYSIN® Clinical Trial Data from Phase 2 Study
Study enroll patients with metastatic or recurrent squamous cell carcinoma of the lung.
Monday, February 11, 2013
Oncolytics Meets Primary Endpoint for First Stage of U.S. Phase 2 SCLC Clinical Trial
Primary objective of the trial is to assess the antitumor effect of the treatment regimen.
Friday, February 01, 2013
Oncolytics Completes Patient Enrollment in U.S. Phase I Clinical Trial
Phase I clinical trial investigate REOLYSIN® in combination with FOLFIRI in patients with colorectal cancer.
Monday, August 27, 2012
Oncolytics Completes Patient Enrollment in U.K. Phase I Clinical Trial
Phase I clinical trial investigate REOLYSIN® in combination with cyclophosphamide in patients with advanced malignances.
Monday, August 27, 2012
Oncolytics Announces Second Quarter 2012 Results
Company announces completion of enrollment in the first, 80-patient stage of Phase III clinical trial in head and neck cancers.
Monday, August 06, 2012
Oncolytics Enters into Sponsorship Agreement with NCIC CTG
Agreement for randomized phase II study in advanced and metastatic breast cancers.
Friday, June 22, 2012
Oncolytics Announces Publication of Translational Clinical Trial Results in Science Translational Medicine
Cell carriage, delivery, and selective replication of an oncolytic virus in tumor in patients.
Thursday, June 14, 2012
Oncolytics Enters into Sponsorship Agreement with NCIC CTG
Company to host conference call to discuss randomized phase II program.
Wednesday, June 06, 2012
Scientific News
Liquid Biopsies: Utilization of Circulating Biomarkers for Minimally Invasive Diagnostics Development
Market Trends in Biofluid-based Liquid Biopsies: Deploying Circulating Biomarkers in the Clinic. Enal Razvi, Ph.D., Managing Director, Select Biosciences, Inc.
Study Questions Presence in Blood of Heart-Healthy Molecules from Fish Oil Supplements
A new study from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania questions the relevance of fish oil-derived SPMs and their purported anti-inflammatory effects in humans.
Experimental MERS Vaccine Shows Promise in Animal Studies
A two-step regimen of experimental vaccines against Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) prompted immune responses in mice and rhesus macaques, report National Institutes of Health scientists who designed the vaccines.
Young South African Women can Adhere to Daily PrEP Regimen as HIV Prevention
NIH-funded study finds men in Bangkok, Harlem also successful in taking daily dose.
Key Player in Diabetic Kidney Disease Revealed
Discovery could lead to new and better diagnostic marker for chronic kidney disease.
Immunotherapy Shows Promise for Myeloma
A strategy, which uses patients’ own immune cells, genetically engineered to target tumors, has shown significant success against multiple myeloma, a cancer of the plasma cells that is largely incurable.
Santhera Announces First Patient Dosing with Omigapil in CMD
Company announces full patient recruitment of CALLISTO study.
Study Shows Promise of Precision Medicine for Most Common Type of Lymphoma
The study appeared online July 20, 2015, in Nature Medicine.
HIV Control Through Treatment Durably Prevents Heterosexual Transmission of Virus
NIH-funded trial proves suppressive antiretroviral therapy for HIV-infected people effective in protecting uninfected partners.
Adaptimmune's Novel Cancer Therapeutics Show Positive Clinical Trial Results
The company has announced that positive data from its Phase I/II study of its affinity enhanced T-cell receptor (TCR) therapeutic targeting the NY-ESO-1 cancer antigen in patients with multiple myeloma has been published.
Scroll Up
Scroll Down
SELECTBIO

Skyscraper Banner
Go to LabTube
Go to eposters
 
Access to the latest scientific news
Exclusive articles
Upload and share your posters on ePosters
Latest presentations and webinars
View a library of 1,800+ scientific and medical posters
2,500+ scientific and medical posters
A library of 2,500+ scientific videos on LabTube
3,700+ scientific videos
Close
Premium CrownJOIN TECHNOLOGY NETWORKS PREMIUM FREE!