Novel Treatment Combination Study for Metastatic Prostate Cancer Patients

Clinical Trial Title

A phase II randomized study of overcoming drug resistance in metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer with novel combination of LY2157299 and enzalutamide.

Contact Information

Rush Cancer Center Clinical Trials Office

Clinical Trial Protocol Description:

The purpose of this study is to test the effectiveness (anti-tumor activity) and safety of combining enzalutamide with LY2157299 for the treatment of men with advanced castration-resistant prostate cancer.

Clinical Trial Eligibility Criteria:

In order to participate you must meet the following criteria:

  • Have a pathological diagnosis of prostate carcinoma.
  • Are receiving continuous hormonal ablation with surgical or medical castration with baseline testosterone <50ng/dL.
  • Have had prior Abiraterone treatment.
  • Are receiving bone targeted agents.

You will be excluded from the study if any of the following criteria apply to you:

  • Have had known active central nervous system (CNS) metastases and/or carcinomatous meningitis.
  • Have had prior chemotherapy for metastatic disease in castration-resistant prostate cancer (prior chemotherapy for hormone-sensitive disease, more than six months prior to registration, is acceptable).
  • Have had palliative radiation or biological cancer therapy within 2 weeks prior to the first dose of study drug.
  • Are expected to require any other form of systemic or localized antineoplastic therapy while on study.

This is a partial list of inclusion and exclusion criteria.

Study Details

Clinical Trial Investigator

Timothy M. Kuzel, MD

Contact Information

Rush Cancer Center Clinical Trials Office


RUSH University Medical Center

1620 W Harrison St
Chicago, IL 60612

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