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Double-Blind, Placebo Controlled, Phase 3 Trial of ZGN-440 (Beloranib) in Obese Subjects With Prader-Willi Syndrome (bestPWS)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02179151
Recruitment Status : Terminated (FDA Clinical Hold)
First Posted : July 1, 2014
Last Update Posted : January 26, 2017
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Zafgen, Inc.

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to evaluate efficacy and safety of ZGN-440 (beloranib) in obese adolescent and adult subjects with Prader-Willi Syndrome.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Prader-Willi Syndrome Obesity Drug: ZGN-440 for Injectable Suspension Drug: ZGN-440 Placebo for Injectable Suspension Phase 3

Detailed Description:
Phase 3, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo Controlled, Phase 3 Trial of ZGN-440 (Subcutaneous Beloranib in Suspension) in Obese Subjects with Prader-Willi Syndrome to Evaluate Total Body Weight, Food-related Behavior, and Safety Over 6 Months

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 108 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo Controlled, Phase 3 Trial of ZGN-440 (Subcutaneous Beloranib in Suspension) in Obese Subjects With Prader-Willi Syndrome to Evaluate Total Body Weight, Food-related Behavior, and Safety Over 6 Months
Study Start Date : September 2014
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2015
Actual Study Completion Date : October 2016

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Placebo Comparator: Placebo
Intervention: ZGN-440 Placebo for Injectable Suspension
Drug: ZGN-440 Placebo for Injectable Suspension
Subjects will receive placebo twice weekly subcutaneous injections for up to 28 weeks.
Other Name: Placebo

Experimental: ZGN-440 Injectable Suspension (1.8 mg)
Intervention: ZGN-440 for Injectable Suspension
Drug: ZGN-440 for Injectable Suspension
Subjects will receive ZGN-440 twice weekly subcutaneous injections for up to 28 weeks.
Other Names:
  • ZGN-440
  • Beloranib

Experimental: ZGN-440 Injectable Suspension (2.4 mg)
Intervention: ZGN-440 for Injectable Suspension
Drug: ZGN-440 for Injectable Suspension
Subjects will receive ZGN-440 twice weekly subcutaneous injections for up to 28 weeks.
Other Names:
  • ZGN-440
  • Beloranib




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Change in total body weight [ Time Frame: Baseline to Week 29 ]
  2. Change in hyperphagia-related behavior as measured by total score of a Hyperphagia Questionnaire [ Time Frame: Baseline to Week 29 ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Change in LDL cholesterol [ Time Frame: Baseline to Week 29 ]
  2. Change in HDL cholesterol [ Time Frame: Baseline to Week 29 ]
  3. Change in total body mass as measured by DXA [ Time Frame: Baseline to Week 29 ]
  4. Change in total body fat mass as measured by DXA [ Time Frame: Baseline to Week 29 ]
  5. Change in triglyceride [ Time Frame: Baseline to Week 29 ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   12 Years to 65 Years   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Confirmed genetic diagnosis of Prader-Willi Syndrome
  • Age 12-65
  • Obesity
  • Age 12-17: BMI ≥ 95th percentile for age and gender
  • Age 18-65: BMI ≥27 to ≤60 kg/m2

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects living in a group home ≥ 50% of the time
  • Recent use (within 3 months) of weight loss agents including herbal medication
  • Poorly controlled severe psychiatric disorders

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02179151


Locations
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United States, California
University of California, Davis
Sacramento, California, United States, 95817
UCSD: Rady Children's Hospital
San Diego, California, United States, 92123
United States, Colorado
Children's Hospital of Colorado
Aurora, Colorado, United States, 80045
United States, Florida
University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida, United States, 32610
United States, Kansas
Kansas University Medical Center
Kansas City, Kansas, United States, 66160
United States, Maryland
National Institute of Child Health
Bethesda, Maryland, United States, 20892
United States, Massachusetts
Children's Hospital Boston
Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02115
United States, Minnesota
Children's Hospital and Clinics of Minnesota
St. Paul, Minnesota, United States, 55102
United States, Missouri
Saint Louis University
St. Louis, Missouri, United States, 63104
United States, New York
Winthrop University
Mineola, New York, United States, 11501
United States, Ohio
University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 44106
United States, Tennessee
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, Tennessee, United States, 37235
United States, Texas
Texas Children's Hospital
Houston, Texas, United States, 77030
United States, Utah
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States, 84112
United States, Washington
Seattle Children's Research Institute
Seattle, Washington, United States, 98105
Sponsors and Collaborators
Zafgen, Inc.
Investigators
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Study Director: Dennis Kim, MD Zafgen, Inc.

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
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Responsible Party: Zafgen, Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02179151     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ZAF-311
First Posted: July 1, 2014    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 26, 2017
Last Verified: January 2017
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No
Keywords provided by Zafgen, Inc.:
Prader-Willi Syndrome
Obesity
Hyperphagia
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Prader-Willi Syndrome
Syndrome
Disease
Pathologic Processes
Obesity
Overnutrition
Nutrition Disorders
Intellectual Disability
Neurobehavioral Manifestations
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Abnormalities, Multiple
Congenital Abnormalities
Chromosome Disorders
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
CKD732
Angiogenesis Inhibitors
Angiogenesis Modulating Agents
Growth Substances
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Growth Inhibitors
Antineoplastic Agents