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A Study of Tislelizumab (BGB-A317) in Combination With Chemotherapy as First Line Treatment in Participants With Advanced Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

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About the study

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of Tislelizumab as first line treatment in combination with chemotherapy in participants with advanced unresectable/metastatic esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC).
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Who can take part

You may be eligible to participate in the study if you meet the following criteria:

INCLUSION CRITERIA

  1. Pathologically (histologically) confirmed diagnosis of ESCC
  2. Stage IV unresectable ESCC at first diagnosis OR unresectable, locally advanced recurrent or metastatic disease (per American Joint Committee on Cancer 7th Edition), if there is prior neoadjuvant/adjuvant therapy with platinum-based chemotherapy, a treatment-free interval of at least 6 months is required. Key

EXCLUSION CRITERIA

  1. Palliative radiation treatment for ESCC within 4 weeks of study treatment initiation
  2. Prior systemic therapy for unresectable, locally advanced recurrent or metastatic ESCC
  3. Received prior therapies targeting programmed cell death protein-1 (PD-1), programmed cell death protein ligand-1 (PD-L1) or PD-L2
  4. Participants with evidence of fistula (either esophageal/bronchial or esophageal/aorta)
  5. Uncontrollable pleural effusion, pericardial effusion, or ascites requiring frequent drainage or medical intervention (clinically significant recurrence requiring an additional intervention within 2 weeks of intervention)
  6. Evidence of complete esophageal obstruction not amenable to treatment
  7. Unintentional weight loss ≥ 5% within one month prior to randomization or Nutritional Risk Index (NRI) < 83.5 per investigator's choice
  8. Locally advanced esophageal carcinoma that is resectable or potentially curable with radiation therapy per local investigator.
  9. Participants with untreated chronic hepatitis B or chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) carriers whose HBV DNA is ≥ 500 IU/mL or participants with active hepatitis C virus (HCV) NOTE: Other protocol defined Inclusion/Exclusion criteria may apply.
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Study Locations

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How to Apply


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Study’s details


Contition

Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma (ESCC)

Age

18+

Phase

Phase 3

Participants needed

649

Est. Completion Date

Sep 2023

Treatment type

Interventional


Sponsor

BeiGene

ClinicalTrials.gov identifier

NCT03783442

Study number

BGB-A317-306

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