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Phase I Study of the Third Generation Adenovirus H5.001CBCFTR in Patients With Cystic Fibrosis

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00004287
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 19, 1999
Last Update Posted : June 24, 2005
University of Pennsylvania
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Office of Rare Diseases (ORD)

Brief Summary:


I. Assess the safety and feasibility of gene transfer with the third generation adenovirus H5.001CBCFTR in patients with cystic fibrosis.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Cystic Fibrosis Genetic: H5.001CBCFTR Phase 1

Detailed Description:

PROTOCOL OUTLINE: H5.001CBCFTR, an adenovirus vector containing the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator gene, is administered endobronchially.

Cohort of 2 patients receive 1 of 6 H5.001CBCFTR concentrations. There is no intrapatient dose escalation.

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 14 participants
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Study Start Date : November 1995

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MedlinePlus related topics: Cystic Fibrosis

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No


--Disease Characteristics-- Cystic fibrosis diagnosed as follows: Sweat sodium or chloride greater than 60 mEq/L by pilocarpine iontophoresis or cystic fibrosis genotype Clinical manifestations Estimated 2-year survival greater than 50%, i.e.: FEV1 at least 30% of predicted PaO2 greater than 55 mm Hg on room air PaCO2 less than 50 mm Hg on room air --Prior/Concurrent Therapy-- At least 2 months since systemic glucocorticoids At least 90 days since participation in investigational therapeutic study --Patient Characteristics-- Pulmonary: No pneumothorax within 12 months No asthma or allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis requiring glucocorticoids within 2 months No sputum pathogens unless sensitive to at least 2 antibiotics No hemoptysis of more than 250 mL blood over 24 hours within 1 year Other: No active adenoviral infection Ad5 (or similar type) antibody seropositive No other contraindication to protocol participation, e.g.: Drug abuse Alcoholism Psychiatric instability Inadequate motivation Documented azoospermia (men) Bilateral tubal ligation or hysterectomy (women) Screening exams within 4 weeks prior to registration

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00004287

Sponsors and Collaborators
National Center for Research Resources (NCRR)
University of Pennsylvania
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Study Chair: James M. Wilson University of Pennsylvania
Layout table for additonal information Identifier: NCT00004287    
Other Study ID Numbers: 199/11715
First Posted: October 19, 1999    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 24, 2005
Last Verified: January 2000
Keywords provided by Office of Rare Diseases (ORD):
cardiovascular and respiratory diseases
cystic fibrosis
genetic diseases and dysmorphic syndromes
rare disease
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Cystic Fibrosis
Pathologic Processes
Pancreatic Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Infant, Newborn, Diseases