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Safety and Tolerability Study of the Monoclonal Antibody CT-011 in Patients With Hepatocellular Carcinoma

This study has been terminated.
(The study was stopped because of slow accrual)
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
CureTech Ltd Identifier:
First received: August 25, 2009
Last updated: October 22, 2012
Last verified: October 2012
The objective of this pilot study is to evaluate the safety, tolerability and activity of the monoclonal antibody CT-011 administered intravenously to patients with Primary Hepatocellular Carcinoma.

Condition Intervention Phase
Primary Hepatocellular Carcinoma Drug: CT-011 Phase 1 Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Phase I/II Safety and Tolerability Study of the Monoclonal Antibody CT-011 in Patients With Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Further study details as provided by CureTech Ltd:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To assess the safety and tolerability of CT-011 in patients with Primary Hepatocellular Carcinoma [ Time Frame: 12 months ]

Enrollment: 2
Study Start Date: October 2009
Study Completion Date: June 2011
Primary Completion Date: June 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: CT-011 Drug: CT-011


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

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Subjects aged 18 years and above, both genders.
  2. Histologically or cytologically confirmed Primary Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC)
  3. No fibrolamellar subtype HCC
  4. Not eligible for any other systemic anti-neoplastic treatment approved for HCC
  5. Not eligible for Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE ).
  6. No more than 1 prior systemic therapy. Previous TACE or Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) that were used for HCC, are permitted.
  7. Not a candidate for curative surgical resection or liver transplantation
  8. Measurable disease defined by the identification at least 1 measurable lesion by MRI using RECIST criteria. Tumor in area of TACE or RFA must be enlarging post-procedure to be considered measurable disease.
  9. Alpha-fetoprotein (AFP) greater than the upper limit of normal (ULN)
  10. Child's Pugh classification A
  11. ECOG performance status 0-1

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Patients progressing to liver failure.
  2. No core biopsy within the past 7 days
  3. Patients who are eligible for Transarterial Chemoembolization (TACE)
  4. Patients on concurrent anti-neoplastic therapy (including interferon)
  5. Patients who have received any systemic anti-neoplastic therapy not approved for the treatment of HCC.
  6. Patients on concurrent steroids, other than those allowed for routine antiemetics, or inhaled steroids
  7. Presence of metastasis.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00966251

Hadassah Medical Center
Jerusalem, Israel
Sponsors and Collaborators
CureTech Ltd
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries
Principal Investigator: Yaron Ilan, MD Hadassah Medical Center
  More Information

Responsible Party: CureTech Ltd Identifier: NCT00966251     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CT-2009-02
Study First Received: August 25, 2009
Last Updated: October 22, 2012

Keywords provided by CureTech Ltd:
Primary Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Carcinoma, Hepatocellular
Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Liver Neoplasms
Digestive System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Digestive System Diseases
Liver Diseases
Antibodies, Monoclonal
Immunologic Factors
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