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A Multicenter, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Adaptive Phase 3 Trial of POL-103A Polyvalent Melanoma Vaccine in Post-resection Melanoma Patients With a High Risk of Recurrence

Phase 3
18 Years
75 Years
Open (Enrolling)

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Trial Information

A Multicenter, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Adaptive Phase 3 Trial of POL-103A Polyvalent Melanoma Vaccine in Post-resection Melanoma Patients With a High Risk of Recurrence

Inclusion Criteria:

- Histologically confirmed Stage IIb, IIc, III melanoma

- Surgical resection within 90 days of first dosing

- Persons with positive sentinel nodes must have a complete lymphadenectomy

- ECOG performance status 0 or 1

Exclusion Criteria:

- Any prior melanoma treatment other than surgery or regional irradiation

- Diagnosis of non-cutaneous melanoma or melanoma with unknown primary origin

- Use of biologic response modifiers within 60 days of first dosing

- Subjects with history of other malignancy within past 5 years (with exceptions)

Type of Study:


Study Design:

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator), Primary Purpose: Treatment

Outcome Measure:

Recurrence Free Survival (RFS)

Outcome Time Frame:

362 events

Safety Issue:


Principal Investigator

Craig Slingluff, M.D.

Investigator Role:

Principal Investigator

Investigator Affiliation:

Martha Jefferson Hospital, University of Virginia


United States: Food and Drug Administration

Study ID:




Start Date:

April 2012

Completion Date:

October 2018

Related Keywords:

  • Melanoma
  • Melanoma



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