LMBA02 Protocol for Patients With a Burkitt Lymphoma

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified September 2006 by Gustave Roussy, Cancer Campus, Grand Paris.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : September 16, 2005
Last Update Posted : September 11, 2006
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Gustave Roussy, Cancer Campus, Grand Paris

Brief Summary:
To explore in a multicenter international prospective randomized study (phase III) whether rituximab combined with the standard French LMB chemotherapy scheme results in a higher rate of EFS than the LMB chemotherapy scheme alone in patients older than 18 years with Burkitt lymphoma or ALL 3.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Burkitt Lymphoma Drug: rituximab Phase 3

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 260 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Study Start Date : October 2004

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MedlinePlus related topics: Lymphoma
Drug Information available for: Rituximab
U.S. FDA Resources

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Event free survival from date of first randomization

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Complete and partial response rate, overall survival, toxicity

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age : 18 years or older
  • Histologically or cytologically proven Burkitt lymphoma according to the WHO classification
  • WHO performance < 3
  • Informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Known HIV positive infection
  • Positive serology for HCV and HBV (except after vaccination)
  • Patients previously treated for lymphoma
  • cardiac disease that contradict anthracycline chemotherapy
  • Psychological or psychiatric condition who contradict steroids therapy
  • Patients with serious renal failure unrelated to the lymphoma (serum creatinin level higher than 150 mmole/L)
  • Cirrhosis or severe hepatic failure unrelated to the lymphoma
  • Previous malignant disease except basal cell skin carcinoma or in situ uterine cervix carcinoma
  • Any psychological, familial, sociological or geographical condition potentially hampering compliance with the study protocol and follow-up schedule
  • Primary organ transplant or other immunosuppressive conditions Pregnancy

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00180882

Contact: Vincent RIBRAG, MD 33 1 42 11 43 47

Institut Gustave Roussy Recruiting
Villejuif, France, 94800
Contact: Vincent RIBRAG, MD    33 1 42 11 43 47   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Gustave Roussy, Cancer Campus, Grand Paris
Principal Investigator: Vincent RIBRAG, MD Gustave Roussy, Cancer Campus, Grand Paris

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number): Identifier: NCT00180882     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: LMBA02
First Posted: September 16, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 11, 2006
Last Verified: September 2006

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Burkitt Lymphoma
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Lymphatic Diseases
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Immune System Diseases
Epstein-Barr Virus Infections
Herpesviridae Infections
DNA Virus Infections
Virus Diseases
Tumor Virus Infections
Lymphoma, B-Cell
Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
Antineoplastic Agents
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Antirheumatic Agents