Clinical Trial: Lung Cancer, Cancer

BMS 209-817 Lung Cancer

Full Name

A Phase IIIb/IV Safety Trial of Flat Dose Nivolumab in Combination with Ipilimumab in Participants with Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer CheckMate 817, CHECKpoint pathway and nivoluMAb clinical Trial Evaluation


A study to evaluate the safety of Nivolumab given in combination with Ipilimumab in patients with advanced cancers. The initial group will enroll patients with newly diagnosed Stage 4 or non-small cell lung cancer that has come back.


Inclusion Criteria
  • Histologically confirmed Stage 4 or recurrent non-small cell lung cancer
  • Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) score 0-1 (Physically able to carry out light housework or office work through to being fully active as you were before cancer)
  • No prior systemic anticancer therapy (including EGFR and ALK inhibitors)
  • Tissue or Programmed death-ligand 1 (PD-L1) results available

Cohort 1A Inclusion Criteria:

  • Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) score 2 or
  • Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) score 0-1 and one disease specific criteria as listed in the protocol

Cohort C Inclusion Criteria:

  • High Tumor Mutation Burden
Exclusion Criteria
  • Untreated brain metastases
  • An active malignancy that requires concurrent intervention
  • Active, known or suspected autoimmune disease
  • Carcinomatous meningitis, which means there is inflammation of the covering of the brain, caused by cancer
  • Other protocol defined inclusion/exclusion criteria could apply
Doctor(s) Running This Study

Accepting New Patients

Hematology/Medical Oncology
Area of focus
Kidney cancer (renal cancer)
LVHN Affiliates
Lehigh Valley Cancer Institute

1240 S Cedar Crest Blvd
Suite 401
Allentown, PA 18103-6218
United States

181 East Brown Street
East Stroudsburg, PA 18301-3004
United States

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