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Phase I / II Study of Avelumab in Pediatric Cancer Subjects

Trial Status: Active

This is a multi-center, open-label, international study to evaluate the dose, safety and tolerability, antitumor activity, pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamics of avelumab in pediatric subjects 0 to less than 18 years of age with refractory or relapsed malignant solid tumors (including central nervous system tumors) and lymphoma for which no standard therapy is available or for which the subject is not eligible for the existing therapy.

Inclusion Criteria

  • Male or female subjects 0 to less than 18 years of age at the time of first treatment dose with histologically or cytologically confirmed solid malignant tumors (including CNS tumors) or lymphoma for which no standard therapy is available
  • Confirmed progression on or refractory to standard therapy or no standard therapy available.
  • Availability of archival formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded block containing tumor tissue, or slides, or a fresh/recent tumor biopsy prior to avelumab treatment for subjects in Phase 2
  • Adequate bone marrow, kidney, and liver function
  • Other protocol defined inclusion criteria could apply

Exclusion Criteria

  • Prior therapy with any antibody or drug targeting T-cell coregulatory proteins
  • Concurrent anticancer treatment or immunosuppressive agents
  • Prior organ transplantation
  • Significant acute or chronic infections
  • Other significant diseases or conditions that might impair the subject's tolerance of trial treatment
  • Other protocol defined exclusion criteria could apply


Children's Hospital Colorado
Status: ACTIVE

New York

Montefiore Medical Center-Einstein Campus
Montefiore Medical Center-Weiler Hospital
Status: ACTIVE

Trial Phase Phase I/II

Trial Type Treatment

Lead Organization
EMD Serono Research & Development Institute, Inc.

  • Primary ID MS100070-0306
  • Secondary IDs NCI-2018-02401, 2017-002985-28
  • ID NCT03451825