Follow-up of Breast Cancer and Multiple Myeloma Patients Previously Enrolled in NIH Gene Therapy Studies

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 29, 2007
Last Update Posted : February 11, 2019
Information provided by:
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC)

Brief Summary:

This study will provide follow-up evaluations of breast cancer or multiple myeloma patients who received gene therapy (gene transfer) as part of their participation in an NIH protocol. Gene therapy is a new technology, which may involve a permanent change in the patient s genetic code. Therefore, although the risk of long-term harmful effects of this therapy is very small, the Food and Drug Administration requires prolonged monitoring of patients health status.

Patients previously enrolled in NIH protocols 96-C-0007, 93-C-0208, 92-C-0161, or 92-H-0057 will be followed under the current protocol. No further gene therapy will be provided in this study.

Patients health status will be evaluated for an indefinite period of time, or as long as they are willing to be monitored. They will provide a blood sample once a year and will be interviewed about their health status twice a year for the first 5 years after gene therapy and once a year thereafter. These procedures are done to look for the development of any diseases such as cancer, neurological disorders, autoimmune or blood disorders that may be related to side effects of the gene transfer.

Condition or disease
Gene Transfer

Detailed Description:
This Protocol aims to provide long-term follow-up of breast cancer and multiple myeloma subjects previously receiving autologous primitive marrow and blood hematopoietic cells exposed to gene transfer retroviral vectors on the following protocols: MB 294 (92-C-0161; T-92-0018), MB 310 (93-C-0208; T-92-0192), MB 361 (96-C-0007; T-95-0096) or (92-H-0057; T-92-0139) at the National Cancer Institute and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. Subjects will undergo an annual health history and annual complete blood counts will be performed. Blood samples will also be collected annually (either locally or off-site by the subjects' personal physicians) for testing for presence of the gene transfer vector and vector integration sites.

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 12 participants
Official Title: Follow-Up Study of Breast Cancer and Multiple Myeloma Subjects Previously Enrolled in Retroviral Gene Transfer Studies
Study Start Date : March 6, 2003
Study Completion Date : May 20, 2014

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Subjects who received gene transfer products on the following protocols: MB 361, 96-C-0007, T-95-0096; MB 294, 92-C-0161, T-92-0018; MB 310, 93-C 0208, T-92-0192; or 92-H-0057, T-92-0139.


Patients unwilling to participate.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00427726

United States, Maryland
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center, 9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, Maryland, United States, 20892
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Principal Investigator: Ronald E Gress, M.D. National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Publications: Identifier: NCT00427726     History of Changes
Obsolete Identifiers: NCT01444937
Other Study ID Numbers: 030124
First Posted: January 29, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 11, 2019
Last Verified: May 20, 2014

Keywords provided by National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC):
Gene Transfer
Hematopoietic Stem Cells

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Multiple Myeloma
Neoplasms, Plasma Cell
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Hemostatic Disorders
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Blood Protein Disorders
Hematologic Diseases
Hemorrhagic Disorders
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Immune System Diseases