Infusional C-myb ASODN in Advanced Hematologic Malignancies (UPCC 04701)

This study has been completed.
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First received: October 24, 2008
Last updated: December 19, 2011
Last verified: December 2011

October 24, 2008
December 19, 2011
September 2002
August 2011   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Dose-limiting toxicities and maximum tolerated dose and maximum tolerated duration of c-myb AS ODN [ Time Frame: At study completion ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
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Complete list of historical versions of study NCT00780052 on Archive Site
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Infusional C-myb ASODN in Advanced Hematologic Malignancies
Infusional C-myb Antisense Oligodeoxynucleotide in Advanced Hematological Malignancies
The purpose of this study is to evaluate whether C-myb Antisense (AS) Oligonucleotides (ODNs)is a possible treatment modality for advanced hematologic malignancies.
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Phase 1
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Hematologic Malignancies
Drug: c-myb AS ODN
Subjects will be admitted to the hospital to receive c-myb AS ODN as a 24-hour continuous intravenous infusion over 7 days. Dose level is increased with each new subject to determine if there is a MTD.
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c-myb AS ODN as a 24-hour continuous infusion over 7 days
Intervention: Drug: c-myb AS ODN
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August 2011
August 2011   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients must have one of the following: acute myeloid or lymphoid leukemia; or Myeloproliferative disorder(MPD) including Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (CML); or Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS); or Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (including CLL); or Multiple Myeloma
  • Patients with acute leukemia must meet one of the following conditions:

    *have disease which is refractory to a course of standard induction chemotherapy *have relapsed diseased after documentation of previous clinical remission or *have untreated disease and not be a candidate for conventional first line treatment

  • Patients with CML or other MPD must have evidence of accelerated phase or blast crisis
  • Patients having clinical features of CML in transformation but who are negative for Philadelphia chromosome may be entered provided there is a prior definable chronic phase
  • Patients with Philadelphia chromosome positive CML must have failed treated with Gleevec (Imatinib) in order to be eligible for study
  • Patients with myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) must have > 5% blasts in the peripheral blood or bone marrow and have at diagnosis as IPSS score of >= 1
  • Patients with CLL must have relapsed or refractory disease after at least three courses of conventional therapy and have been determined to no longer be a candidate for conventional therapy
  • Patients with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (other than CLL) must have relapsed or refractory disease after at least two courses of chemotherapy and have been determined not to be a candidate for further conventional therapies
  • Patients with multiple myeloma must have failed at least 3 prior therapies
  • Performance Status 0, 1 or 2
  • Serum creatinine < 2.0 mg/dl; serum bilirubin < 2 mg/dl and AST/ALT < 3.0 x upper limit of normal
  • PTT within normal range
  • Age > 18
  • Patients must have an indwelling central venous catheter

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Significant cardiac disease which requires active therapy
  • Intercurrent organ damage or medical problems that will jeopardize outcome of therapy
  • Pregnant or lactating females
  • Received prior c-myb AS ODN therapy
  • Patients with suitable HLA identical sibling donor who are deemed to be appropriate and willing candidates for allogeneic bone marrow transplantation
  • Patients requiring anticoagulation with unfractionated heparin.
18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
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United States
UPCC 04701
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University of Pennsylvania
University of Pennsylvania
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Principal Investigator: Selina Luger, MD University of Pennsylvania Abramson Cancer Center
University of Pennsylvania
December 2011

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