TITLE

Experimental GVAX/prednisone resulted in more deaths for castration-resistant prostate cancer

PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Hem/Onc Today;4/10/2009, Vol. 10 Issue 7, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the termination of VITAL-2, an international, multicenter phase-3 trial comparing GVAX immunotherapy for prostate cancer plus docetaxel against docetaxel plus prednisone after an independent data safety monitoring committee reported an imbalance of deaths between the study arms.
ACCESSION #
37292854

 

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