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ACE-536 Extension Study - Myelodysplastic Syndromes

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified August 2016 by Acceleron Pharma, Inc.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Acceleron Pharma, Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT02268383
First received: October 6, 2014
Last updated: August 26, 2016
Last verified: August 2016
  Purpose
Study A536-05 is an open-label extension study for patients previously enrolled in study A536-03 (ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier NCT01749514), to evaluate the long-term safety and tolerability of ACE-536 in patients with low or intermediate-1 risk MDS.

Condition Intervention Phase
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Drug: ACE-536
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open-Label Extension Study to Evaluate the Long-Term Effects of ACE-536 for the Treatment of Anemia in Patients With Low or Intermediate-1 Risk Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS) Previously Enrolled in Study A536-03

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Further study details as provided by Acceleron Pharma, Inc.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To evaluate the long-term safety and tolerability of ACE-536 in patients with low or intermediate-1 risk MDS who were previously enrolled in study A536-03 [ Time Frame: From first dose (Study Day1) to end of treatment (Study Day 730) ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Erythroid response in non-transfusion dependent (NTD) patients [ Time Frame: From first dose (Study Day1) to end of treatment (Study Day 730) ]
    Proportion of patients with a mean hemoglobin (Hgb) increase ≥ 1.5 g/dL over an 8-week period as compared to baseline, not influenced by red blood cell (RBC) transfusion

  • Erythroid response in transfusion dependent (TD) patients [ Time Frame: From first dose (Study Day1) to end of treatment (Study Day 730) ]
    Proportion of patients with a decrease of ≥ 4 units or ≥ 50% of units of red blood cells (RBCs) transfused over a period of 8 weeks, relative to the 8 weeks immediately prior to Day 1

  • Proportion of TD patients who become transfusion independent [ Time Frame: From first dose (Study Day1) to end of treatment (Study Day 730) ]
    Defined as patients requiring no RBC transfusion for a period of ≥ 8 weeks

  • Time to, and duration of, erythroid response in NTD and TD patients [ Time Frame: From first dose (Study Day1) to end of treatment (Study Day 730) ]
  • Mean mean change in RBC transfusion burden (#RBC units/8 weeks) in TD patients [ Time Frame: From first dose (Study Day1) to end of treatment (Study Day 730) ]
  • Mean change in hemoglobin levels in NTD patients [ Time Frame: From first dose (Study Day1) to end of treatment (Study Day 730) ]
  • ACE-536 pharmacokinetic profile (Tmax, Cmax and AUC) [ Time Frame: From first dose (Study Day1) to end of treatment (Study Day 730) ]
  • Change from baseline in markers of erythropoiesis [ Time Frame: From first dose (Study Day1) to end of treatment (Study Day 730) ]
  • Change from baseline in markers of iron metabolism [ Time Frame: From first dose (Study Day1) to end of treatment (Study Day 730) ]

Estimated Enrollment: 128
Study Start Date: October 2014
Estimated Study Completion Date: August 2022
Estimated Primary Completion Date: April 2022 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: ACE-536
ACE-536 1.0 mg/kg once every 3 weeks by subcutaneous injection.
Drug: ACE-536
ACE-536 1.0 mg/kg once every 3 weeks by subcutaneous injection
Other Name: luspatercept

Detailed Description:
Study A536-05 is an open-label extension study to evaluate the safety, tolerability, and pharmacodynamic effects of up to 24 months of ACE-536 treatment in patients with low or intermediate-1 risk myelodysplastic syndromes previously treated with ACE-536 for up to 3 months in study A536-03 (ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier NCT01749514). The starting dose level in study A536-05 will be 1.0 mg/kg by subcutaneous (SC) injection every 3 weeks. Dose titration/modification rules will be followed for individual patients and will be based upon safety and efficacy data collected during the course of treatment.
  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Completion of the treatment period in the base study A536-03 (ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:

NCT01749514)

  • Adequate birth control measures
  • Patient is able to adhere to the study visit schedule, understand and comply with all protocol requirements.
  • Patient understands and is able to provide written informed consent.

In addition, patients with treatment interruption (defined as patients who complete their end-of-study visit in A536-03 and cannot directly roll over to A536-05) must also meet the following criteria:

  • Documented diagnosis of idiopathic/de novo MDS or non-proliferative chronic myelomonocytic leukemia (CMML) according to the World Health Organization (WHO) criteria 2 (white blood count (WBC) < 13,000/μL) that meets International Prognostic Scoring System (IPSS) classification (Appendix 2) of low or intermediate-1 risk disease as determined by microscopic and standard cytogenetic analyses of the bone marrow and peripheral complete blood count (CBC) obtained during screening;
  • Anemia defined as:
  • Mean hemoglobin concentration < 10.0 g/dL of 2 measurements (one performed within one day prior to Cycle 1 Day 1 and the other performed 7-28 days prior to Cycle 1 Day 1), for non-transfusion dependent (NTD) patients (defined as having received ˂ 4 units of red blood cells (RBCs) within 8 weeks prior to Cycle 1 Day 1), OR
  • Transfusion Dependent (TD), defined as having received ≥ 4 units of RBCs within 8 weeks prior to Cycle 1 Day 1.
  • Platelet count ≥ 30 x 109/L
  • Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) performance status of 0, 1, or 2 (if related to anemia)
  • Adequate renal (creatinine ≤ 2.0 x upper limit of normal [ULN]) and hepatic (total bilirubin < 2 x ULN and aspartate aminotransferase (AST) and alanine aminotransferase (ALT) < 3 x ULN) function

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Discontinuation/withdrawal from the base study A536-03 (due to patient request, patient unwillingness or inability to comply with the protocol, pregnancy, use of prohibited medication [e.g. azacitidine], medical reason or adverse event (AE), hypersensitivity reaction to the study drug, at the discretion of the sponsor, or loss to follow-up) prior to completion of the treatment period
  • Prior treatment with azacitidine or decitabine
  • Treatment within 28 days prior to Cycle 1 Day 1 with:
  • an erythropoiesis-stimulating agent (ESA),
  • Granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF) and granulocyte-macrophage colony stimulating factor (GM-CSF),
  • Lenalidomide
  • Iron chelation therapy if initiated within 56 days prior to Cycle 1 Day 1
  • Treatment with another investigational drug (including sotatercept [ACE-011]) or device, or approved therapy for investigational use ≤ 28 days prior to Cycle 1 Day 1, or if the half-life of the previous investigational product is known, within 5 times the half-life prior to Cycle 1 Day 1, whichever is longer
  • Major surgery within 28 days prior to Cycle 1 Day 1. Patients must have completely recovered from any previous surgery prior to Cycle 1 Day 1
  • Known positive for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), active infectious hepatitis B (HBV) or active infectious hepatitis C (HCV)
  • Uncontrolled hypertension defined as systolic blood pressure (SBP) ≥ 150 mm Hg or diastolic blood pressure (DBP) ≥ 100 mm Hg
  • Pregnant or lactating females
  • History of severe allergic or anaphylactic reactions or hypersensitivity to recombinant proteins or excipients in the investigational drug
  • Any other condition not specifically noted above which, in the judgment of the investigator, would preclude the patient from participating in the study
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT02268383

Contacts
Contact: Clinical Trials Manager 617-649-9200 clinicaltrials536@acceleronpharma.com

Locations
Germany
Acceleron Investigative Site Recruiting
Dresden, Germany
Sponsors and Collaborators
Acceleron Pharma, Inc.
  More Information

Responsible Party: Acceleron Pharma, Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02268383     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: A536-05
2014-001280-13 ( EudraCT Number )
Study First Received: October 6, 2014
Last Updated: August 26, 2016

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Syndrome
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Preleukemia
Disease
Pathologic Processes
Bone Marrow Diseases
Hematologic Diseases
Precancerous Conditions
Neoplasms

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on May 23, 2017