Oxaliplatin, irinotecan, and cetuximab in advanced gastric cancer. First efficacy results of a multicenter phase II trial (AGMT Gastric-2) of the Arbeitsgemeinschaft Medikamentoese Tumortherapie (AGMT).
4538 Background: Patients (pts.) suffering from advanced gastric cancer have still a poor prognosis and treatment options are limited. In our previous phase II trial (AGMT-Gastric-1) we could show that the combination of oxaliplatin and irinotecan was well tolerated and showed an objective response rate of 58% (Anticancer Res 28:2901-2906, 2008). This… (More)