Kick-off meeting of the clinical trial INDYGO was held recently in the Neurosurgery department of the University Hospital of Lille (France). INDYGO is now officially open and referenced on clinicaltrial.org.
The study pilot evaluate the feasibility of a "5-ALA- PpIX (protoporhyrin IX) mediated per-PDT protocol" in patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma accessible for complete surgical removal of contrast. This treatment will be carried out in addition to the current reference treatment of glioblastoma: maximum resection surgery followed by radiochemotherapy according to the protocol Stupp. More information here and here.