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Enrollment open for phase 2 trial of Melphalan/HDS for HCC

May 25, 2015

Delcath Systems, Inc. announced the intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma study cohort of its global phase 2 trial of Melphalan/HDS therapy for the treatment of unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma is now enrolling patients, according to a press release.

The trial will investigate the safety and efficacy of melphalan/HDS therapy (melphalan hydrochloride for injection with the hepatic delivery system, Delcath) in patients with unresectable intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (ICC) confined to the liver. The melphalan/HDS is a system designed to supply high-dose chemotherapy to the liver while controlling systemic exposure, according to the Delcath website.

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