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Proof-of-Concept Study With BT063 in Subjects With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (BT063 in SLE)

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 18, 2015
Last Update Posted : July 26, 2018
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Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of repeated intravenous infusions of the study drug BT063 in patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) compared with people who receive a placebo.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Biological: BT063 Biological: Placebo Phase 2

Detailed Description:
Study 990 is a Phase IIa, proof-of-concept study of BT063 in subjects with SLE. This study is divided into 2 parts. After Part I an interim analysis will be performed. Each Part will enrol 18 subjects. Subjects will be randomly assigned to receive BT063 or Placebo 8 times over 12 weeks and will be followed for 4 months after their last dose.

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 36 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Prospective, Double-blind, Randomized, Placebo-controlled, Repeated Dose, Multicentre Phase IIa Proof-of-Concept Study With BT063 in Subjects With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Actual Study Start Date : September 28, 2015
Actual Primary Completion Date : October 25, 2017
Actual Study Completion Date : October 25, 2017

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MedlinePlus related topics: Lupus

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: BT063
50 mg BT063 administered by intravenous (IV) infusion 8 times
Biological: BT063
Repeated IV infusions over 12 weeks

Placebo Comparator: Placebo
Placebo administered by IV infusion 8 times
Biological: Placebo
Repeated IV infusions over 12 weeks

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Incidence of Adverse Events [ Time Frame: Baseline through End of Trial Visit (Week 14) ]
  2. Changes of Safety Parameter [ Time Frame: Baseline through End of Trial Visit (Week 14) ]
    Changes in vital signs, ECGs, Safety laboratory parameters (full blood count including white differential count, clinical chemistry, thyroid hormones, urinalysis, and faecal occult blood test), Development of anti-drug antibodies against BT063 (anti-BT063), Immunological status of potential viral and bacterial infections (HBV, HCV, HIV, tetanus, diphtheria tuberculosis), EBV / CMV Serology, Premature withdrawals

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Improvement of joints [ Time Frame: At week14 and week 28 ]
    50% improvement of swollen/tender joints

  2. Improvement of skin [ Time Frame: At week14 and week 28 ]
    50% improvement in CLASI Activity score

  3. SLEDAI [ Time Frame: Baseline to week 14 and at week 28 ]
    Percent changes in SLEDAI-2K scores

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Eligible male and female subjects, Age ≥ 18 and ≤ 75 years with Body mass index ≥ 18 and ≤ 35 kg/m2 at screening visit
  • Diagnosed SLE (defined by ≥ 4 of the 11 American College of Rheumatology (ACR) classification criteria for SLE) for at least 3 months before screening
  • Moderate to severe SLE disease activity demonstrated by SLEDAI-2K total score ≥ 6, including skin and joint involvement
  • CLASI Activity score ≥ 5 or at least 5 of 66/68 joints with pain and signs of inflammation
  • Positive anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA) test at screening
  • No change in concomitant medication for SLE activity maintenance and symptom control regarding type of medication and dose level for at least 8 weeks prior to baseline (for steroids and NSAIDs/pain medication 2 weeks)
  • Normal electrocardiogram (ECG)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Active, severe neuropsychiatric SLE defined as any neuropsychiatric element scoring BILAG level A disease or lupus nephritis
  • Diagnosed psoriasis
  • Presence or history of malignancy within the previous 5 years
  • Systemic antibiotic treatment within 2 weeks before baseline visit
  • A positive diagnosis for viral hepatitis B or hepatitis C or Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) or tested positive for tuberculosis as assessed or recent infection with Herpes Zoster or Herpes Simplex (Type 1 and Type 2), Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) or cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection or reactivation at screening
  • Clinically significant hematologic abnormalities attributed to SLE: Haemoglobin < 8 g/dL; Platelets < 50 E9/L; Leucocytes < 2.0 E9/L
  • Active or history of inflammatory bowel disease (including active or history of colitis)
  • Received the following medications: - Rituximab within the last 48 weeks before screening - Belimumab within the last 12 weeks before screening - IV immunoglobulin (Ig) within the last 12 weeks before screening - Intramuscular (IM) or intra-articular glucocorticosteroids within the last 4 weeks before screening - IV cyclophosphamide within the last 6 months before screening - IV glucocorticosteroids (pulse therapy) within the last 6 months before screening
  • Pregnant or nursing women or women who intend to become pregnant
  • Known intolerance to immunoglobulins or comparable substances (e.g., significant vaccination reaction)
  • Known intolerance to proteins of human origin
  • History of clinically significant drug or alcohol abuse within the last 12 months

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT02554019

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Study Site 37505
Gomel, Belarus
Study Site 37503
Minsk District, Belarus
Study Site 37501
Minsk, Belarus
Study Site 37502
Minsk, Belarus
Study Site 37504
Vitebsk, Belarus
Study Site 99501
Tbilisi, Georgia
Study Site 99502
Tbilisi, Georgia
Study Site 48003
Bialystok, Poland
Study Site 48004
Krakow, Poland
Study Site 48002
Poznan, Poland
Study Site 48001
Warsaw, Poland
Study Site 38101
Belgrade, Serbia
Study Site 38103
Belgrade, Serbia
Study Site 38102
Niska Banja, Serbia
Sponsors and Collaborators
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Principal Investigator: Nemanja Damjanov, Professor Institute of Rheumatology, University of Belgrade School of Medicine

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Responsible Party: Biotest Identifier: NCT02554019     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 990
First Posted: September 18, 2015    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 26, 2018
Last Verified: July 2017

Keywords provided by Biotest:
SLE, Lupus
IL10, IL-10, BT063, BT-063

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic
Connective Tissue Diseases
Autoimmune Diseases
Immune System Diseases