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Phase 1B Study of RiVax, a Vaccine to Prevent the Toxic Effects of Ricin (FDA-OPD)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Ellen Vitetta, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Identifier:
First received: December 15, 2008
Last updated: August 19, 2013
Last verified: August 2013
Dose escalation study: 3 dose groups. 5 patients in each dose group, then 15 more patients in "best" group. 3 vaccinations in volunteers, at 0 6 and 16 weeks.

Condition Intervention Phase
Biological: RiVax
Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Phase 1 Study of the Safety and Immunogenicity of RiVax With Alum in Healthy Adults

Further study details as provided by Ellen Vitetta, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • assess the safety of 3 dose levels [ Time Frame: one year ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • determine the immunogenicity of the 3 dose levels [ Time Frame: one year ]

Enrollment: 30
Study Start Date: March 2008
Study Completion Date: May 2012
Primary Completion Date: January 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Biological: RiVax
Detailed Description:
Final report was submitted to Dr. Karen Russell at FDA, Rockville on September 26, 2012.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 31 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • healthy volunteers aged 18-31, m or f

Exclusion Criteria:

  • immunodeficiency
  • pregnant
  • chronic disease
  • parental IgG
  • abnormal labs
  • drug use
  • hiv
  • hep c
  • hep b
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00812071

United States, Virginia
Hampton Roads Center For Clinical Research
Chesapeake, Virginia, United States, 23320
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Lubin, Dr. Lubin Clinic
  More Information

Responsible Party: Ellen Vitetta, Director, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Identifier: NCT00812071     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 3369-01
1R01FD003369-01A1 ( US NIH Grant/Contract Award Number )
Study First Received: December 15, 2008
Last Updated: August 19, 2013

Keywords provided by Ellen Vitetta, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center:
volunteers processed this record on May 25, 2017