Randomized phase II study of the efficacy and safety of gemcitabine plus TH-302 versus gemcitabine alone in previously untreated patients with advanced pancreatic cancer.

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TPS176 Background: A hypoxic microenvironment is believed to be a characteristic of solid tumors including pancreatic adenocarcinoma (PAC) and is associated with resistance to chemotherapy. The hypoxia-activated prodrug, TH-302, is designed to specifically target the hypoxic microenvironment. Combining gemcitabine (G) with TH-302 may enable the targeting of… (More)

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