Phase 2 Neoadjuvant Doxorubicin and Cyclophosphamide -> Docetaxel With Lapatinib in Stage II/III Her2Neu+ Breast Cancer

Trial ID or NCT#



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This trial combines dose dense chemotherapy with doxorubicin and cyclophosphamide (AC) followed by standard, every 3 week docetaxel and GW572016 (lapatinib) for neoadjuvant treatment of Her2neu positive stage II/III breast cancer. The purpose of the study was to determine whether lapatinib combined with chemotherapy was safe and resulted in an increase in pathologic complete response rates.

Official Title

Phase II Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Trial in Clinical Stage II/III Her2Neu Positive Breast Cancer With Sequential AC -> Docetaxel With Concurrent Dual EGFR Kinase Blockade by GW572016 (Lapatinib) Followed by 1 Year Adjuvant Trastuzumab

Eligibility Criteria

Ages Eligible for Study: 18 Years to 70 Years
Sexes Eligible for Study: Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers: No


George A. Fisher Jr.
George A. Fisher Jr.
Medical oncologist, Gastrointestinal specialist
Colleen Haas Chair in the School of Medicine
Robert W. Carlson

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Mary Chen