Stimuvax and ONT-10

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June 26, 2012 at 9:09 am  #11925    


Has anyone had experience with either one of these vaccines? Also, do you know if these drugs are available for compassionate use?

June 26, 2012 at 3:45 pm  #11945    

Dr. Weiss

As best I am aware, both are available only on clinical trials.

June 26, 2012 at 3:45 pm  #11946    

catdander forum moderator

Here is a link to a recent podcast that should be of help.

My husband, 53 @ dx of stage 3 squam nsclc R. pancoast tumor 8/09 caused destruction of 3 ribs, touching brachial plexus. 2 core and 1 VATS undx biopsies. Open thoracotomy for 1 positive biopsy (unresectable). Chemorads, 9/09. MRI by pancoast specialist surgeon 11/09 spine met found, stage IV, Rad to spine, Chemo changed from cis/etop to navelbine/carbo. 6 cycles total.
Tarceva 2/10-11/10. 3cm tumor L lung, biopsy undx w/collapsed lung. Gemzar, 12/10 through 7/12. NED 3/12, stop tx 7/12. Remains NED as of 2/15.

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