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Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center

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NCT ID: NCT02619669

TAK-228 and Letrozole in Postmenopausal Women With High-Risk ER+ and HER2-Low Breast Cancer

Phase 1b Neoadjuvant Run-In Study With TAK-228 Followed by Letrozole/TAK-228 in Women With High-Risk ER+/HER2- Breast Cancer Scientific Title

To study the safety and effects (good and bad) of the combination of TAK-228 and letrozole (Femara®) when given before surgery.
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Postmenopausal women with stage I, stage II, stage III or metastatic (stage IV) breast cancer that is estrogen receptor (ER) positive and low HER2 (defined as IHC 0-1+) and has a high risk for recurrence.    Full eligibility criteria
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  • <p class="seamTextPara"> You will receive the following treatment before surgery: </p> <ul class="seamTextUnorderedList"> <li class="seamTextUnorderedListItem">TAK-228, by mouth, for 10 days</li> <li class="seamTextUnorderedListItem">TAK-228 and letrozole (Femara®), by mouth, for approximately 4 months</li> <li class="seamTextUnorderedListItem">2 biopsies within 3 weeks</li></ul>
  • <ul class="seamTextUnorderedList"> <li class="seamTextUnorderedListItem">This study is investigating the safety and effects (good or bad) of the combination of TAK-228 and letrozole (Femara®) when given before surgery. This is called neoadjuvant treatment. </li> <li class="seamTextUnorderedListItem">Your tumor is HER2 low if the results of your immunohistochemical (IHC) test for HER2 were 0 or 1.</li> <li class="seamTextUnorderedListItem">TAK-228 is a new type of targeted therapy called a TORC inhibitor. </li> <li class="seamTextUnorderedListItem">Femara® is a type of hormone therapy called an aromatase inhibitor. It is approved to treat postmenopausal women with breast cancer.</li></ul>
  • <ul class='seamTextUnorderedList'><li class='seamTextUnorderedListItem'>View eligibility criteria and additional trial information: <a href='https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02619669' target='_blank'>ClinicalTrials.gov</a> </li><li class='seamTextUnorderedListItem'><a href='https://www.cancer.gov/publications/dictionaries/cancer-drug/def/sapanisertib' target='_blank'>NCI Drug Dictionary: TAK-228</a> </li><li class='seamTextUnorderedListItem'><a href='https://www.practiceupdate.com/content/tak-228-plus-hormonal-therapy-for-metastatic-er-positiveher2-negative-breast-cancer/77349' target='_blank'>Practice Update: TAK-228 Plus Hormonal Therapy for Metastatic, ER+/HER2- Breast Cancer</a> </li><li class='seamTextUnorderedListItem'><a href='https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/11/171101130336.htm' target='_blank'>Science Daily: In the lab and in the clinic, alisertib with TAK-228 excels against solid tumors</a> </li></ul>
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