Study of Liatermin (r-metHuGDNF) Administered by Bilateral Intraputaminal (IPu) Infusion to Subjects With Idiopathic Parkinson's Disease
This randomized study was designed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of IPu-infused liatermin (15mg/putamen/day) compared with placebo in subjects with symptomatic, levodopa-response Parkinson's disease. This study consisted of a 90-day evaluation period followed by implantation of the IPu delivery system and then a 6-month double-blind treatment period.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel-Group Trial of Liatermin (r-metHuGDNF) Administered by Bilateral Intraputaminal (IPu) Infusion to Subjects With Idiopathic Parkinson's Disease|
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00115427