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CMEL20008, Victor, EA6174, Merkel Cell Carcinoma, Pembrolizumab

Basic Study Information

Purpose:
This phase III trial studies how well pembrolizumab works compared to standard of care observation in treating patients with stage I-III Merkel cell cancer that has been completely removed by surgery (resected). Immunotherapy with monoclonal antibodies, such as pembrolizumab, may help the body's immune system attack the cancer, and may interfere with the ability of tumor cells to grow and spread.

Location: University of Rochester

Lead Researcher (Principal Investigator)

Lead Researcher:  Adrienne Victor

Study Contact Information

Study Coordinator: Tina Bowdish
Phone: +1 585-275-9475
Email: tina_bowdish@urmc.rochester.edu

Additional Study Details

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