An Investigational Immuno-therapy Study of Nivolumab or Placebo in Patients With Resected Esophageal or Gastroesophageal Junction Cancer

  • Interventional
  • Recruiting
  • NCT02743494
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A Randomized, Multicenter, Double Blind, Phase III Study of Adjuvant Nivolumab or Placebo in Subjects With Resected Esophageal, or Gastroesophageal Junction Cancer

The purpose of this study is to determine whether Nivolumab will improve overall survival, disease-free survival, or both compared with placebo.


Age Group
18 Years and up

Accepting Healthy Volunteers?

Inclusion Criteria:

         - Diagnosed with Stage II/III carcinoma of the esophagus or gastroesophageal junction

         - Completed pre-operative chemo radiotherapy followed by surgery

         - Diagnosed with residual pathologic disease after being surgically rendered free of disease with negative margins following complete resection

        Exclusion Criteria:

         - Diagnosed with cervical esophageal carcinoma

         - Diagnosed with Stage IV resectable disease

         - Did not receive concurrent chemoradiotherapy prior to surgery

At a Glance

National Government IDNCT02743494


Lead SponsorBristol-Myers Squibb

Lead PhysicianDaniel Catenacci


18 Years and up