A Neoadjuvant Study of Nivolumab Plus Ipilimumab or Nivolumab Plus Chemotherapy Versus Chemotherapy Alone in Early Stage Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)

  • Interventional
  • Active
  • NCT02998528
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Randomized, OpenLabel, Phase 3 Trial of Nivolumab Plus Ipilimumab or Nivolumab Plus Platinum Doublet Chemotherapy Versus Platinum Doublet Chemotherapy in Early Stage NSCLC

The purpose of this neoadjuvant study is to compare nivolumab plus chemotherapy and chemotherapy alone in terms of safety and effectiveness, and to describe nivolumab plus ipilimumab's safety and effectiveness in treating resectable NSCLC. This study has multiple primary endpoints.


Age Group
18 Years and up

Accepting Healthy Volunteers?

Inclusion Criteria:

         - Early stage IB-IIIA, operable non-small cell lung cancer, confirmed in tissue

         - Lung function capacity capable of tolerating the proposed lung surgery

         - Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) Performance Status of 0-1

         - Available tissue of primary lung tumor

        Exclusion Criteria:

         - Presence of locally advanced, inoperable or metastatic disease

         - Participants with active, known or suspected autoimmune disease

         - Prior treatment with any drug that targets T cell co-stimulations pathways (such as checkpoint inhibitors)

        Other protocol defined inclusion/exclusion criteria apply

At a Glance

National Government IDNCT02998528


Lead SponsorBristol-Myers Squibb

Lead PhysicianEverett E. Vokes


18 Years and up