Journal article

Autoantibodies May Predict Immune-Related Toxicity: Results from a Phase I Study of Intralesional Bacillus Calmette-Guerin followed by Ipilimumab in Patients with Advanced Metastatic Melanoma

Jessica Da Gama Duarte, Sagun Parakh, Miles C Andrews, Katherine Woods, Anupama Pasam, Candani Tutuka, Simone Ostrouska, Jonathan M Blackburn, Andreas Behren, Jonathan Cebon

Frontiers in Immunology | FRONTIERS MEDIA SA | Published : 2018

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by NHMRC CJ Martin Fellowship

Awarded by South African National Research Foundation

Awarded by Victorian Cancer Agency

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research (study sponsor) and Bristol-Myers Squibb for funding this clinical study, as well as all patients who volunteered to participate. We also thank Rodica Stan, Tina Cavicchiolo, and Noel Micallef for their essential contributions to the clinical trial. JD is supported by a Tour de Cure Scott Canner Young Research Grant. MA is supported by a NHMRC CJ Martin Fellowship (#1148680). JB is supported by a Research Chair Grant from the South African National Research Foundation (#64760). AB is supported by a Mid-Career Research Fellowship from the Victorian Cancer Agency (#17019). The Olivia Newton-John Cancer Research Institute acknowledges the support of the Victorian Government Operational Infrastructure Support Program.