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A Phase II Study of MDX-060 in Subjects With Relapsed or Refractory Hodgkin's Disease

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00284804
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 1, 2006
Last Update Posted : October 12, 2015
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Bristol-Myers Squibb

Brief Summary:
This study is designed to determine the objective response rate in patients with relapsed or refractory Hodgkin's disease treated with MDX-060 in combination with gemcitabine or gemcitabine alone.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Hodgkin's Disease Drug: MDX-060 Phase 2

Detailed Description:

Secondary objectives include:

  • to characterize progression-free survival
  • to characterize time to progression
  • to determine response duration
  • to characterize the effect of study drug on health-related quality of life
  • to explore the correlation of positron emission tomography (PET) scan results with objective responses observed with conventional imaging in this patient population
  • to characterize the immunogenicity response of MDX-060
  • to characterize the safety of MDX-060, and
  • to characterize the pharmacokinetic profile of MDX-060

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 74 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open-label, Randomized, Multicenter, Phase II Study of MDX-060 in Combination With Gemcitabine, MDX060 in Combination With Dexamethasone, and Gemcitabine Monotherapy in Patients With Relapsed or Refractory Hodgkin's Disease
Study Start Date : November 2005
Actual Primary Completion Date : May 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : October 2009

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Hodgkin Disease

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: MDX-060 plus standard of care
MDX-060 in combination with gemcitabine
Drug: MDX-060
anti-CD30 monoclonal antibody, i.v. weekly x 3 10 mg/kg
Other Name: anti-CD30

Active Comparator: Standard of care
Drug: MDX-060
anti-CD30 monoclonal antibody, i.v. weekly x 3 10 mg/kg
Other Name: anti-CD30

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Overall response rate [ Time Frame: Day 50/57 ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Progression-free survival [ Time Frame: Day 50/57 ]

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of Hodgkin's disease [HD] (excluding HIV-associated HD)
  • Patients must have read, understood, and provided written informed consent and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) authorization after the nature of the study has been fully explained
  • Patients must have failed or relapsed following second line (i.e., salvage) chemotherapy or relapsed or failed following autologous stem cell transplant
  • ECOG Performance Status of 0-2
  • Patients must have bi-measurable disease
  • At least 4 weeks since the last chemotherapy or radiation therapy with clinical evidence of recovery from any toxicity associated with such treatment
  • Life expectancy 12 weeks or greater
  • Screening laboratory values must be met
  • Patients on corticosteroids must be tapered off the medication 2 weeks prior to study drug administration and remain off corticosteroids until study completion.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous treatment with any anti-CD30 antibody
  • History of allogeneic transplant
  • Any tumor lesion 10cm or greater in diameter
  • Any other malignancy, excluding basal or squamous cell carcinoma of the skin, or cervical carcinoma in situ. Any cancer from which the patient has been disease free for at least 5 years is permissible.
  • Any significant active or chronic infection
  • Apparent active or latent tuberculosis (TB) infection
  • Patients who are pregnant or nursing
  • Any underlying medical condition which, in the investigator's opinion, will make the administration of the study drug hazardous or obscure the interpretation of adverse events
  • Concomitant chemotherapy, steroids, investigational agents, other anti-HD biologics, or radiation therapy

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00284804

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Bristol-Myers Squibb
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Study Director: Medarex Medical Monitor Medarex
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Responsible Party: Bristol-Myers Squibb Identifier: NCT00284804    
Other Study ID Numbers: MDX060-05/05E
First Posted: February 1, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 12, 2015
Last Verified: September 2015
Keywords provided by Bristol-Myers Squibb:
relapsed or refractory Hodgkin's Disease
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Hodgkin Disease
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Lymphatic Diseases
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Immune System Diseases