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A Phase 1 Study of Brentuximab Vedotin Combined With Multi-Agent Chemotherapy for Hodgkin Lymphoma

This study has been completed.
Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Seattle Genetics, Inc. Identifier:
First received: January 29, 2010
Last updated: December 17, 2014
Last verified: December 2014
The purpose of this study is to assess the safety profile of brentuximab vedotin in combination with multi-agent chemotherapy in treatment-naive Stage IIa or IIb-IV Hodgkin lymphoma. It is a phase 1, two-arm, open-label dose escalation study designed to define the maximum tolerated dose, pharmacokinetics, immunogenicity and anti-tumor activity of brentuximab vedotin in combination with frontline therapy.

Condition Intervention Phase
Disease, Hodgkin
Drug: brentuximab vedotin
Drug: doxorubicin
Drug: vinblastine
Drug: dacarbazine
Drug: bleomycin
Phase 1

Access to an investigational treatment associated with this study is available outside the clinical trial.   More info ...

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase 1 Dose-Escalation Safety Study of Brentuximab Vedotin in Combination With Multi-Agent Chemotherapy as Frontline Therapy in Patients With Hodgkin Lymphoma

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Further study details as provided by Seattle Genetics, Inc.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Incidence of adverse events and laboratory abnormalities [ Time Frame: Through 1 month after last dose ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Brentuximab vedotin concentration in blood [ Time Frame: Through 1 month after last dose ]
  • Antitherapeutic antibodies in blood [ Time Frame: Through 1 month after last dose ]
  • Best clinical response [ Time Frame: Through 1 month after last dose ]

Enrollment: 51
Study Start Date: January 2010
Study Completion Date: September 2012
Primary Completion Date: September 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: 1
brentuximab vedotin combined with ABVD (doxorubicin, bleomycin, vinblastine, dacarbazine)
Drug: brentuximab vedotin
0.6-1.2 mg/kg IV every 2 weeks
Other Name: SGN-35
Drug: doxorubicin
25 mg/m2 IV every 2 weeks
Drug: vinblastine
6 mg/m2 IV every 2 weeks
Drug: dacarbazine
375 mg/m2 IV every 2 weeks
Drug: bleomycin
10 units/m2 IV every 2 weeks
Experimental: 2
brentuximab vedotin combined with AVD (doxorubicin, vinblastine, dacarbazine)
Drug: doxorubicin
25 mg/m2 IV every 2 weeks
Drug: vinblastine
6 mg/m2 IV every 2 weeks
Drug: dacarbazine
375 mg/m2 IV every 2 weeks
Drug: brentuximab vedotin
0.9-1.2 mg/kg IV every 2 weeks
Other Name: SGN-35


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 60 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Treatment-naive Hodgkin lymphoma, Stage IIa or IIb-IV
  • Measurable disease of at least 1.5 cm
  • Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group performance status <3

Exclusion Criteria:

  • History of another primary malignancy that has not been in remission for at least 3 years
  • Known cerebral/meningeal disease
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01060904

United States, Minnesota
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota, United States, 55905
United States, North Carolina
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center / University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States, 27599
United States, Texas
MD Anderson Cancer Center / University of Texas
Houston, Texas, United States, 77030
Canada, British Columbia
British Columbia Cancer Agency - Vancouver Centre
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V5Z 4E6
Sponsors and Collaborators
Seattle Genetics, Inc.
Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Study Director: Naomi Hunder, MD Seattle Genetics, Inc.
  More Information

Responsible Party: Seattle Genetics, Inc. Identifier: NCT01060904     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SGN35-009
Study First Received: January 29, 2010
Last Updated: December 17, 2014

Keywords provided by Seattle Genetics, Inc.:
Antibodies, Monoclonal
Antibody-Drug Conjugate
Antigens, CD30
Disease, Hodgkin
Hematologic Diseases
monomethyl auristatin E

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hodgkin Disease
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Lymphatic Diseases
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Immune System Diseases
Liposomal doxorubicin
Antibodies, Monoclonal
Antibiotics, Antineoplastic
Antineoplastic Agents
Topoisomerase II Inhibitors
Topoisomerase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Antineoplastic Agents, Phytogenic
Tubulin Modulators
Antimitotic Agents
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