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Safety and Efficacy of Synthetic Human Secretin-Enhanced MRCP in Subjects With Abnormalities of the Pancreas

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Repligen Corporation Identifier:
First received: April 15, 2008
Last updated: December 2, 2009
Last verified: December 2009
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of RG1068 (synthetic human secretin) with MRCP in subjects with abnormalities of the pancreas.

Condition Intervention Phase
Pancreatitis Drug: RG1068 (synthetic human secretin) Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: Phase III Study to Demonstrate the Efficacy and Safety of RG1068 (Synthetic Human Secretin)- Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Cholangiopancreatography (MRCP) in the Evaluation of Subjects With a History of Acute or Acute Recurrent Pancreatitis

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Further study details as provided by Repligen Corporation:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The primary outcome measure will be assessed by comparing baseline MRCP images and RG1068-enhanced MRCP images for the presence or absence of pancreatic abnormalities. [ Time Frame: 0 - 10 minutes post dose ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • The secondary outcome measure will assess safety [ Time Frame: up to 30 days ]

Enrollment: 258
Study Start Date: March 2008
Study Completion Date: October 2009
Primary Completion Date: October 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: 1 Drug: RG1068 (synthetic human secretin)
Single-dose, IV infusion


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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • History of pancreatitis
  • Medically stable
  • Able to give informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Prior history of pancreatic resection
  • Prior history of pancreatic duct drainage procedure
  • Presence of a pancreatic stent
  • Unstable cardiovascular disease
  • Any contraindication to MRI procedure
  • Pregnancy
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00660335

Sponsors and Collaborators
Repligen Corporation
Study Director: David R Jacoby, MD, PhD Repligen Corporation
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Melinda Livingstone, Repligen Corporation Identifier: NCT00660335     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: RG1068-16
Study First Received: April 15, 2008
Last Updated: December 2, 2009

Keywords provided by Repligen Corporation:
secretin, RG1068, MRCP, pancreas

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pancreatic Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Gastrointestinal Agents
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
Physiological Effects of Drugs processed this record on August 22, 2017