Has anyone heard of Ly2875358 for metastic uveal melanoma? It is a Lily drug affecting the c-mets. It specifically mentions uveal in one arm..Margaret
I looked this up at Eli Lilly. Looks like it's a Phase II drug which is good......little further along. Is this at Emory? What does the doc say about it?
haven't talked to the study doc, but the trial is specifically testing it in 5 cancers and one is ocular melanoma with liver mets. It is actually a 1B trial..They have already established the mtd..Will let you know more as we know more...They contacted us today and sent us the consent form to go over. We won't be seeing the oncologist that we have seen at Emory, must see study investigator (oncologist). It is at emory and several other locations around the us. wish us luck..margaret
Meet and talk to others about melanoma in our forums:
See also: History of the MPIP Forum
–CURE OM Forum
Or, visit the MRF Chat Room!
Submit your own patient story or read about the experiences of others.
Submit a memorial of a loved one to be posted on the MRF’s memorial wall.
Subscribe to get updates about melanoma & the MRF’s work in research, education & advocacy.
Helpline: (877) 673-6460
1411 K Street, NW Suite 800
Washington, DC 20005
(800) 673-1290 Office
(202) 347-9678 Fax
The Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) is leading the melanoma community to transform melanoma from one of the deadliest cancers to one of the most treatable through research, education and advocacy.
The Melanoma Research Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.