NCI-COG Pediatric MATCH (Molecular Analysis for Therapy Choice)- Phase 2 Subprotocol of Vemurafenib in Patients With Tumors Harboring Braf V600 Mutations

Purpose

This phase II Pediatric MATCH trial studies how well vemurafenib works in treating patients with solid tumors, non-Hodgkin lymphoma, or histiocytic disorders with BRAF V600 mutations that have spread to other places in the body and have come back or do not respond to treatment. Vemurafenib may stop the growth of tumor cells by blocking some of the enzymes needed for cell growth.

Primary Objectives:

I. To determine the objective response rate (ORR; complete response + partial response) in pediatric patients treated with vemurafenib with advanced solid tumors (including central nervous system [CNS] tumors), lymphomas or histiocytic disorders that harbor activating BRAF V600 mutations.

Age

18 and under
18 to 65

Gender

N/A

Monetary compensation

No

Can be done from home

No

Keywords

Vemurafenib

Principal Investigator

William B Slayton, M.D.

Sponsoring Group

Department of Pediatrics

Department

MD-PEDS-HEMATOLOGY

Contact Information

slaytwb@peds.ufl.edu

352.273.9120


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