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Safety and Efficacy Trial of HP802-247 in the Treatment of Chronic Venous Leg Ulcers

This study has been terminated.
(based on outcome of trial NCT01656889.)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Healthpoint Identifier:
First received: May 8, 2013
Last updated: July 10, 2015
Last verified: July 2015

This study is being done to find out if an investigational product called HP802-247 can help people with venous leg ulcers. Investigational means that HP802-247 has not been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

This research is being done to compare the efficacy of HP802-247 plus compression therapy against Vehicle plus compression therapy in achieving complete wound closure over the 12-week treatment period. Vehicle looks the same as HP802-247 but contains no cells.

At least 440 subjects will participate. The study is going to be conducted in approximately 5 countries at approximately 50 sites across the European Union.

Condition Intervention Phase
Venous Ulcer
Venous Stasis Ulcer
Biological: HP802-247
Other: HP802-247 Vehicle
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase 3 Randomized Safety and Efficacy Trial of HP802-247 in the Treatment of Chronic Venous Leg Ulcers (EU)

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Further study details as provided by Healthpoint:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Proportion of subjects with complete wound closure over the treatment period. [ Time Frame: 12 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Time in days to complete wound closure from baseline over the 12 double-blind treatment weeks. [ Time Frame: 12 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Proportion of subjects with complete wound closure at each of the 12 double-blind treatment weeks. [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Proportion of subjects with durable wound healing over the 3 months following complete wound closure. [ Time Frame: 3 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Pain associated with the target wound and target leg at each of the 12 double blind treatment weeks using the Visual Analog Scale (VAS). [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 252
Study Start Date: November 2013
Study Completion Date: February 2015
Primary Completion Date: December 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: HP802-247 plus compression therapy
HP802-247 (fibrinogen solution & thrombin solution containing living, irradiated, growth arrested keratinocytes and fibroblasts) 260 µL (130 µL, one spray, of each solution) containing 0.5 X 10(6th) cells per mL every 14 days. Subjects randomized to HP802-247 will receive Vehicle on alternate weeks.
Biological: HP802-247
Study Dosage / Usage: 260 µL (130 µL, one spray, of each solution) containing 0.5 X 10(6th) cells per mL every 14 days.
Placebo Comparator: HP802-247 Vehicle plus compression therapy
fibrinogen solution & thrombin solution without cells. Subjects randomized to HP802-247 Vehicle will receive Vehicle weekly.
Other: HP802-247 Vehicle
HP802-247 Vehicle consists of two separate components, a fibrinogen solution (Component 1) and a cell free thrombin solution which is identical to Component 2 except that no keratinocytes and no fibroblasts are present. A single dose is created when combined on the wound surface.
Other Name: Placebo

Detailed Description:
See Brief Summary

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Provide informed consent.
  • Age ≥ 18 years and of either sex.
  • Willing to comply with protocol instructions, including allowing all study assessments.
  • Have a venous leg ulcer (VLU) between the knee and ankle (at or above the malleolus), with a surface area ≥ 2.0 cm2 and ≤ 12.0 cm2
  • Venous insufficiency confirmed by duplex Doppler ultrasound examination for valvular or venous incompetence.
  • Arterial supply adequacy confirmed
  • Target ulcer involves a full thickness skin loss, but WITHOUT exposure of tendon, muscle, or bone.
  • Target ulcer duration ≥ 6 weeks but ≤ 104 weeks (24 months).
  • Acceptable state of health and nutrition

Exclusion Criteria:

  • History of anaphylaxis, serum sickness, or erythema multiforme reaction to aprotinin, bovine serum albumin or bovine serum proteins, penicillin, streptomycin, amphotericin B.
  • Prior diagnosis of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus with elevated anti-DNA antibody titers, Buerger's disease (thromboangiitis obliterans), current diagnosis of vasculitis, or current diagnosis of claudication.
  • Therapy with another investigational agent within thirty (30) days of Screening, or during the study.
  • A target ulcer of non-venous etiologies (e.g., sickle cell anemia, necrobiosis lipoidica diabeticorum, pyoderma gangrenosum, vasculopathic or vasculitic).
  • Documented history of osteomyelitis at the target wound location within 6 months preceding the Screening Visit.
  • Refusal of or inability to tolerate compression therapy.
  • Therapy of the target ulcer with autologous skin graft, Apligraf™, or Dermagraft™ within 30 days preceding the Screening Visit.
  • History of cancer in the preceding 5 years (other than carcinoma in situ of the cervix or adequately treated non-melanoma skin cancers).
  • Any prior exposure to HP802-247 or its vehicle.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01853384

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Chair: Herbert B. Slade, MD Smith & Nephew, Inc.
Study Director: Tommy Lee, MSHS Smith & Nephew, Inc.
Principal Investigator: Wolfgang Vanscheidt, Professor Dr University Freiburg-Practice for Dermatology
  More Information

Responsible Party: Healthpoint Identifier: NCT01853384     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 802-247-09-032  2012-003286-18 
Study First Received: May 8, 2013
Last Updated: July 10, 2015
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration
Belgium: Ethics Committee
Belgium: Federal Agency for Medicinal Products and Health Products
Czech Republic: Ethics Committee
Czech Republic: State Institute for Drug Control
Germany: Ethics Commission
Germany: Paul-Ehrlich-Institut
Hungary: National Institute for Quality and Organizational Development in Healthcare and Medicines
Hungary: Research Ethics Medical Committee
Poland: Ethics Committee
Poland: Office for Registration of Medicinal Products, Medical Devices and Biocidal Products

Keywords provided by Healthpoint:
Venous leg ulcer
venous stasis
venous stasis ulcer
varicose veins
venous insufficiency
deep vein thrombosis

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Leg Ulcer
Varicose Ulcer
Postphlebitic Syndrome
Postthrombotic Syndrome
Pathologic Processes
Skin Ulcer
Skin Diseases
Varicose Veins
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Peripheral Vascular Diseases
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Thrombosis
Embolism and Thrombosis
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