A Study of the Effect of INCB013739 on Cortisone Reducing Enzyme Activity in Obese People Predisposed to Diabetes

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 14, 2006
Last Update Posted : January 23, 2012
Information provided by:
Incyte Corporation

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine whether the investigational drug INCB013739 has an effect on systemic and adipose tissue 11-HSD1 activity in obese, insulin resistant subjects.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Insulin Resistance Obesity Drug: INCB13739 Phase 1

Detailed Description:
"Proprietary Information: Exploratory (Non-Confirmatory) Trial".

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Double-blind, Placebo Controlled Pharmacodynamic Study of the Effect of INCB013739 on Systemic and Adipose Tissue 11βHSD1 Activity in Obese, Insulin Resistant Subjects.
Study Start Date : November 2006
Actual Primary Completion Date : March 2007
Actual Study Completion Date : March 2007

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Assessment of pharmacokinetics of INCB013739 through analysis of blood samples. [ Time Frame: Serial collections at each visit ]
  2. Evaluation of change in cortisol laboratory values [ Time Frame: Serial collections at each visit ]
  3. Assessment of ECGs, laboratory results and physical exams for adverse events [ Time Frame: Measured from baseline through study completion ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Male and female subjects between 18 years and 65 years of age.
  • BMI between 30 and 42 kg/m2, inclusive.
  • FPG <126 mg/dL

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Meet criteria for diagnosis of diabetes mellitus at the screening evaluation, female subjects with a history of gestational diabetes are permitted.
  • Are receiving oral antidiabetic agents within the 3 months prior to screening.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00398619

United States, California
Beverly Hills, California, United States, 90211
Chula Vista, California, United States, 91911
Sponsors and Collaborators
Incyte Corporation
Study Director: William V Williams, MD Incyte Corporation

Responsible Party: William Williams, M.D. Identifier: NCT00398619     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: INCB13739-103
First Posted: November 14, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 23, 2012
Last Verified: January 2012

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Insulin Resistance
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases