Selinexor in Patients With Advanced Thymic Epithelial Tumor Progressing After Primary Chemotherapy


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The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety, tolerability and effectiveness of selinexor in patients with advanced thymic epithelial tumor progressing after primary chemotherapy. This is a multicenter, open label phase II trial that uses a Simons two stage design. The study population is adults with histologically confirmed, advanced, inoperable TETs who are progressing after treatment with at least one platinum containing chemotherapy regimen.

This study is comprised of 2 similar phase II trials, one running in US (25 patients) and one running in EU (25 patients):

There are two study arms:

Arm A: Thymoma

  • Stage 1: 15 patients
  • Stage 2: 10 patients

Arm B: Thymic carcinoma

  • Stage 1: 15 patients
  • Stage 2: 10 patients