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An Open Label Study of a Peptide Vaccine in Patients With Stage III Colon Cancer

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Epimmune Identifier:
First received: February 12, 2003
Last updated: April 7, 2008
Last verified: April 2004
EP2101 is a new cancer vaccine containing 10 different peptide antigens. The vaccine is designed to activate the immune system to develop a response against tumor cells in order to delay or prevent the recurrence of cancer. This study will test the safety and measure the level of immune stimulating capability of EP2101 in patients with Colon Cancer.

Condition Intervention Phase
Colonic Neoplasms Colorectal Neoplasms Biological: EP2101 Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open Label, Multi-Center Safety and Tolerance Study of EP2101 Peptide Vaccine in Patients With Stage III Colon Cancer

Further study details as provided by Epimmune:

Estimated Enrollment: 18
Study Start Date: February 2003

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Confirmed diagnosis of Colon Cancer, stage III
  • At least four weeks following prior standard treatment, with no evidence of disease
  • Must use adequate birth control

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Prior cancer vaccine therapy or concurrent participation in any other investigational study
  • A history of HIV, Hepatitis B or C, or any other acute medical condition which may compromise patient safety or the activity of the study vaccine treatment
  • A history of adverse reactions following administration of any vaccines, or a history of hypersensitivity to any components of the study vaccine
  • Women who are pregnant, intend to become pregnant, or who are breast feeding
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00054912

United States, California
University of Southern California School of Medicine
Los Angeles, California, United States, 90033
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, California, United States, 92037
United States, Florida
Cancer Centers of Florida
Orlando, Florida, United States, 32806
United States, New York
New York Oncology Hematology
Albany, New York, United States, 12208
United States, North Carolina
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina, United States, 27710
United States, Texas
Mary Crowley Medical Research Center
Dallas, Texas, United States, 75246
Tyler Cancer Center
Tyler, Texas, United States, 75702
United States, Washington
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington, United States, 91895
Cancer Care Northwest
Spokane, Washington, United States, 99218
Sponsors and Collaborators
  More Information

Additional Information: Identifier: NCT00054912     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: EP2101-102
Study First Received: February 12, 2003
Last Updated: April 7, 2008

Keywords provided by Epimmune:
Colonic Cancer
Colon Cancer
Cancer of the Colon

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Colonic Neoplasms
Colorectal Neoplasms
Intestinal Neoplasms
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Digestive System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Digestive System Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Colonic Diseases
Intestinal Diseases
Rectal Diseases
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs processed this record on September 21, 2017