Study of Fludarabine Drug Exposure in Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplantation (HCT)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01316549|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified December 2014 by University of California, San Francisco.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : March 16, 2011
Last Update Posted : December 18, 2014
|Condition or disease|
|Hematologic Malignancies Nonmalignant Diseases Immunodeficiencies Hemoglobinopathies Genetic Inborn Errors of Metabolism Fanconi's Anemia, Thalassemia Sickle Cell Disease|
Fludarabine is a nucleoside analog with potent antitumor and immunosuppressive properties used in conditioning regimens of pediatric allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation (alloHCT) to promote stem cell engraftment.
This is a single-center, pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic (PK-PD) study investigating the clinical pharmacology of fludarabine in 45 children undergoing alloHCT at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital.
Patients would receive fludarabine regardless of whether or not they decide to consent to PK sampling.
Fludarabine doses will not be adjusted based on PK data.
We will apply the combination of a D-optimality-based limited sampling strategy and population PK methodologies to determine specific factors influencing fludarabine exposure in pediatric alloHCT recipients and identify exposure-response relationships.
Subjects will undergo PK sampling of plasma (f-ara-a) and intracellular (f-ara-ATP) drug concentrations over the duration of fludarabine therapy (3 to 5 days).
To evaluate sources of variability impacting fludarabine exposure clinical data will be obtained from the patient's medical chart on each day of PK sampling.
A single blood draw for the collection of DNA and genotyping of single nucleotide polymorphisms of genes involved in fludarabine activation, transport or elimination will occur in all patients.
To assess exposure-response relationships neutrophil engraftment, treatment-related toxicity, and survival data will be collected through day 100 post-transplant.
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||75 participants|
|Official Title:||Population Pharmacokinetics of Fludarabine in Pediatric Patients Undergoing Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation|
|Study Start Date :||September 2010|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||June 2015|
- Identify specific clinical markers or characteristics that impact fludarabine PK exposure. [ Time Frame: up to 100 days post transplant ]
- Establish the relationship between fludarabine exposure and clinical outcomes. [ Time Frame: up to 100 days post transplant ]
Biospecimen Retention: Samples With DNA
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|Contact: Janel R Long-Boyle, PharmD, PhDfirstname.lastname@example.org|
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|United States, California|
|University of California, San Francisco||Recruiting|
|San Francisco, California, United States, 94143|
|Contact: Janel R Long-Boyle, PharmD, PhD 415-514-2746 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Principal Investigator: Janel R Long-Boyle, PharmD, PhD|
|Principal Investigator:||Janel R Long-Boyle, PharmD, PhD||University of California, San Francisco|