Chemotherapy in Treating Patients With Advanced Kidney Cancer
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00011973|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 8, 2003
Last Update Posted : April 5, 2013
RATIONALE: Drugs used in chemotherapy use different ways to stop tumor cells from dividing so they stop growing or die.
PURPOSE: Phase II trial to study the effectiveness of fenretinide in treating patients who have advanced kidney cancer.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Kidney Cancer||Drug: fenretinide||Phase 2|
- Determine the response rate of patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma treated with fenretinide.
- Determine progression-free and overall survival of this patient population treated with this drug.
- Determine the quantitative and qualitative toxic effects of this drug in these patients.
OUTLINE: Patients receive oral fenretinide twice a day for 7 days. Courses repeat every 21 days in the absence of unacceptable toxicity or disease progression.
PROJECTED ACCRUAL: Approximately 18-35 patients will be accrued for this study within 9-21 months.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Official Title:||A Phase Two Study Of Fenretinide In Renal Cell Cancer|
|Study Start Date :||December 2000|
|Primary Completion Date :||October 2005|
|Study Completion Date :||October 2005|
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00011973
|United States, Michigan|
|Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute|
|Detroit, Michigan, United States, 48201-1379|
|United States, Minnesota|
|Mayo Clinic Cancer Center|
|Rochester, Minnesota, United States, 55905|
|United States, Pennsylvania|
|University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center|
|Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 19104-4283|
|United States, Texas|
|University of Texas - MD Anderson Cancer Center|
|Houston, Texas, United States, 77030-4009|
|Study Chair:||Ulka N. Vaishampayan, MD||Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute|