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Glivec® Plus m-FOLFOX Avastin® in Advanced Colorectal Cancer

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT01271166
Recruitment Status : Terminated
First Posted : January 6, 2011
Last Update Posted : January 6, 2011
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Brief Summary:
This is a Phase I, dose finding, multicentre study evaluating the maximal tolerated dose of Glivec® in combination with mFOLFOX-Avastin®. Patients will be enrolled into each dose level in 3 patient cohorts. Additional cohorts will be enrolled, or dose levels opened, subject to the toxicities observed. Once the MTD has been determined the dose level below will be re-opened and extra patients, to a total of 15, will be enrolled.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Advanced Colorectal Cancer Drug: Imatinib, Fluorouracil, Oxaliplatin, Leucovorin and Bevacizumab Phase 1

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 10 participants
Allocation: N/A
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Study Start Date : October 2007
Actual Primary Completion Date : August 2009

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Glivec®, modified FOLFOX, Avastin® Drug: Imatinib, Fluorouracil, Oxaliplatin, Leucovorin and Bevacizumab

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Tumour response as assessed by CT scan and RESIST [ Time Frame: 6 months ]

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Histologically confirmed, locally advanced, recurrent or metastatic colorectal cancer
  • ECOG 0 or 1
  • Measurable disease

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Prior first line therapy for advanced disease
  • Significant bulk of metastatic disease or rapid progression
  • If prior adjuvant therapy, relapse within 6 months of a 5-FU based regimen or 12 months of an oxaliplatin based regimen

Other protocol-defined inclusion/exclusion criteria may apply

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01271166

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Novarts Investigative Site
Melbourne, Australia
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
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Study Director: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Novartis Pharmaceuticals
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Responsible Party: External Affairs, Novartis Pharmaceuticals Identifier: NCT01271166    
Other Study ID Numbers: CSTI571BAU14
First Posted: January 6, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 6, 2011
Last Verified: January 2011
Keywords provided by Novartis:
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Colorectal Neoplasms
Intestinal Neoplasms
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Digestive System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Digestive System Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Colonic Diseases
Intestinal Diseases
Rectal Diseases
Imatinib Mesylate
Antineoplastic Agents, Immunological
Antineoplastic Agents
Angiogenesis Inhibitors
Angiogenesis Modulating Agents
Growth Substances
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Growth Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Antimetabolites, Antineoplastic
Immunosuppressive Agents
Immunologic Factors
Protective Agents