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Study of Pembrolizumab (MK-3475) or Placebo Given With Best Supportive Care in Asian Participants With Previously Treated Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma (MK-3475-394/KEYNOTE-394)

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Last updated:26th Apr 2017
Identifier: NCT03062358

The purpose of this study is to determine the efficacy and safety of pembrolizumab or placebo given with best supportive care (BSC) in Asian participants with previously systemically treated advanced hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). The primary hypothesis of this study is that overall survival is prolonged in participants who receive pembrolizumab compared to those who receive placebo.

Study Type: Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment: 330 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase III Randomized Double-blind Study of Pembrolizumab Plus Best Supportive Care vs. Placebo Plus Best Supportive Care as Second-Line Therapy in Asian Subjects With Previously Systemically Treated Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma (KEYNOTE-394)
Actual Study Start Date: April 27, 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 23, 2019
Estimated Study Completion Date: April 27, 2021

- Experimental:
pembrolizumab + BSC
- Placebo Comparator: placebo + BSC

Category Value
Date last updated at source 2018-07-12
Study type(s) Interventional
Expected enrolment 330
Study start date 2017-04-27
Estimated primary completion date 2019-12-23

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