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Copper Histidine Therapy for Menkes Diseases

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00001262
First Posted: November 4, 1999
Last Update Posted: October 30, 2015
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC) ( Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) )
Results First Submitted: August 5, 2014  
Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment;   Masking: None (Open Label);   Primary Purpose: Treatment
Condition: Kinky Hair Syndrome
Intervention: Drug: Copper Histidine

  Participant Flow
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Recruitment Details
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Pre-Assignment Details
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Reporting Groups
  Description
Early Classic Menkes disease: Copper histidine treatment beginning within 1 month of age
Late Classic Menkes disease: Copper histidine treatment beginning after 1 month of age and after onset of symptoms
Mild Milder variants of Menkes disease: Copper histidine treatment beginning late (L) and after onset of (milder) symptoms

Participant Flow:   Overall Study
    Early   Late   Mild
STARTED   35   22   3 
COMPLETED   25   8   3 
NOT COMPLETED   10   14   0 
Death                10                11                0 
Withdrawal by Subject                0                3                0 



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Population Description
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Reporting Groups
  Description
Early Classic Menkes disease: Copper histidine treatment beginning within 1 month of age
Late Classic Menkes disease: Copper histidine treatment beginning after 1 month of age and after onset of symptoms
Mild Milder variants of Menkes disease: Copper histidine treatment beginning late (L) and after onset of (milder) symptoms
Total Total of all reporting groups

Baseline Measures
   Early   Late   Mild   Total 
Overall Participants Analyzed 
[Units: Participants]
 35   22   3   60 
Age 
[Units: Participants]
       
<=18 years   35   22   3   60 
Between 18 and 65 years   0   0   0   0 
>=65 years   0   0   0   0 
Gender 
[Units: Participants]
       
Female   1   0   0   1 
Male   34   22   3   59 
Ethnicity (NIH/OMB) 
[Units: Participants]
       
Hispanic or Latino   3   0   0   3 
Not Hispanic or Latino   30   21   3   54 
Unknown or Not Reported   2   1   0   3 
Race (NIH/OMB) 
[Units: Participants]
       
American Indian or Alaska Native   0   0   0   0 
Asian   0   1   0   1 
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander   0   0   0   0 
Black or African American   9   1   0   10 
White   22   19   3   44 
More than one race   1   0   0   1 
Unknown or Not Reported   3   1   0   4 


  Outcome Measures
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1.  Primary:   Gross Motor Development at 36 Mos of Age or at Death (Mos)   [ Time Frame: 36 months or death ]

2.  Primary:   Fine Motor Adaptive Development at 36 Mos of Age or at Death (Mos)   [ Time Frame: 36 months or death ]

3.  Primary:   Personal-Social Development at 36 Mos of Age or at Death (Mos)   [ Time Frame: 36 months or death ]

4.  Primary:   Language Development at 36 Mos of Age or at Death (Mos)   [ Time Frame: 36 months or death ]

5.  Secondary:   Somatic Growth Percentiles at 3 Years of Age (or at Age of Death) - Weight Percentile   [ Time Frame: 36 months or death ]

6.  Secondary:   Somatic Growth Percentiles at 3 Years of Age (or at Age of Death) - Length Percentile   [ Time Frame: 36 months or death ]

7.  Secondary:   Somatic Growth Percentiles at 3 Years of Age (or at Age of Death) - Head Circumference Percentile   [ Time Frame: 36 months or death ]


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Certain Agreements:  
All Principal Investigators ARE employed by the organization sponsoring the study.


Results Point of Contact:  
Name/Title: Kaler, Stephen G
Organization: National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
phone: +1 301 451 6034
e-mail: kalers@mail.nih.gov


Publications of Results:


Responsible Party: National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC) ( Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) )
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00001262     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 900149
90-CH-0149
First Submitted: November 3, 1999
First Posted: November 4, 1999
Results First Submitted: August 5, 2014
Results First Posted: October 30, 2015
Last Update Posted: October 30, 2015