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Vaccination Priming and Vaccine Boosting Trial of Allogeneic Human GM-CSF Gene Transduced Irradiated Prostate Cancer Cell Vaccines (GVAX® Vaccine for Prostate Cancer)

This study has been completed.
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Cell Genesys Identifier:
First received: August 30, 2005
Last updated: NA
Last verified: August 2005
History: No changes posted
The objective of this study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of priming vaccinations, and subsequent boosting vaccinations with GVAX® Vaccine for Prostate Cancer. Clinical observations and laboratory measurements will be monitored to evaluate safety and toxicity. Additionally, the antitumor effects of GVAX® Vaccine for Prostate Cancer on serum PSA levels, will be evaluated and antitumor responses will be quantitated.

Condition Intervention Phase
Prostate Cancer
Biological: Immunotherapy allogeneic GM-CSF secreting cellular vaccine
Phase 1
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Phase I/II Study of Vaccination Priming and Vaccine Boosting With Allogeneic Human GM-CSF Gene Transduced Irradiated Prostate Cancer Cell Vaccines in Patients With Prostate Cancer

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Further study details as provided by Cell Genesys:

Estimated Enrollment: 36
Study Start Date: December 1998
Estimated Study Completion Date: February 2001

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of adenocarcinoma prostate cancer that has recurred after surgery by PSA
  • No evidence of measurable metastatic disease
  • An ECOG performance status of 0 or 1

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Transitional cell, small cell or squamous cell prostate carcinomas
  • Any previous radiation therapy, prior anti-androgens or prior investigational therapy
  • Previous hormonal therapy of any type for prostate cancer
  • Previous biological therapy for cancer
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  More Information Identifier: NCT00140374     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: G-9705A
Study First Received: August 30, 2005
Last Updated: August 30, 2005

Keywords provided by Cell Genesys:
Allogeneic cells

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Prostatic Neoplasms
Genital Neoplasms, Male
Urogenital Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Genital Diseases, Male
Prostatic Diseases
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs processed this record on May 24, 2017