A Randomized Phase II Study of Irinotecan and Cetuximab With or Without the Anti-Angiogenic Antibody, Ramucirumab (IMC-1121B), in Advanced, K-ras Wild-Type Colorectal Cancer Following Progression on Bevacizumab-Containing Chemotherapy
This randomized phase II trial is studying the side effects and how well giving cetuximab and irinotecan hydrochloride with or without ramucirumab work in treating patients with advanced colorectal cancer with progressive disease after treatment with bevacizumab-containing chemotherapy.
Histologically confirmed adenocarcinoma of the colon or rectum, including:
* Advanced disease
* Histologic variants of adenocarcinoma allowed
* K-ras wild type based on either primary or metastatic tumor
** No mutated type
* Measurable disease
* Must have received prior first-line therapy comprising oxaliplatin-based fluoropyrimidine-containing chemotherapy and bevacizumab for metastatic colorectal cancer
* No more than 42 days since confirmed disease progression
* No brain or CNS metastases
Alison Conlin, M.D.
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