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Open-label Trial of Imatinib Mesylate in Patients With Unresectable Recurrent Glioblastoma Multiforme Expressing PDGFR (Platelet Derived Growth Factor Receptors)

This study has been terminated.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00171938
First Posted: September 15, 2005
Last Update Posted: February 24, 2017
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Information provided by:
Novartis
  Purpose
This is an open label clinical trial of imatinib mesylate 800 mg po/day in a population of patients with unresectable, recurrent glioblastoma multiforme. Patients will be treated for up to 12 months

Condition Intervention Phase
Glioblastoma Drug: imatinib mesylate Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Open-label Trial of Imatinib Mesylate in Patients With Unresectable Recurrent Glioblastoma Multiforme Expressing PDGFR (Platelet Derived Growth Factor Receptors)

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Further study details as provided by Novartis:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • PFS (progression free-survival), defined by the percentage of patients without evidence of progressive disease in 6 months

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Objective Tumoral Response defined by RECISt criteria performed by MRI
  • OS (overall survival)

Enrollment: 30
Actual Study Start Date: April 2004
Study Completion Date: June 2006
Primary Completion Date: June 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Histologically documented diagnosis of GBM.
  2. Immunohistochemical documentation of expression of PDGFR.
  3. Unresectable, recurrent disease by MRI and spectroscopy

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Treatment with any other investigational agents within 28 days of first day of study drug dosing.
  2. Concurrent chemotherapy.
  3. Concurrent radiotherapy.

Other protocol-defined exclusion criteria may apply.

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00171938


Locations
Brazil
Rio Grande, Brazil
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novartis
Investigators
Study Chair: Novartis Novartis
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00171938     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CSTI571BBR03
First Submitted: September 13, 2005
First Posted: September 15, 2005
Last Update Posted: February 24, 2017
Last Verified: November 2009

Keywords provided by Novartis:
Glioblastoma
Brain tumors
Imatinib
PDGFR

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Glioblastoma
Astrocytoma
Glioma
Neoplasms, Neuroepithelial
Neuroectodermal Tumors
Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms
Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial
Neoplasms, Nerve Tissue
Mitogens
Imatinib Mesylate
Mitosis Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Antineoplastic Agents
Protein Kinase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors