Study of LJP 394 in Lupus Patients With History of Renal Disease (ASPEN)

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Recruitment Status : Terminated (Interim efficacy analysis indicated it would be futile to continue study.)
First Posted : August 17, 2004
Last Update Posted : April 1, 2009
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La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company

Brief Summary:
The primary purpose of this study is to determine whether abetimus sodium is more effective than placebo in delaying time to renal flare in SLE patients with a history of renal disease.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic Lupus Nephritis Drug: abetimus sodium (LJP 394) and/or placebo solution Drug: abetimus sodium (LJP 394) Drug: Phosphate-buffered saline Phase 3

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 943 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Triple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Three-Arm, Parallel-Group, Multicenter, Multinational Safety and Efficacy Trial of 300 mg and 900 mg of Abetimus Sodium in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) Patients With a History of Renal Disease
Study Start Date : October 2004
Actual Primary Completion Date : February 2009
Actual Study Completion Date : February 2009

Arm Intervention/treatment
Active Comparator: 1
300 mg (three 2 mL vials of abetimus sodium plus six 2 mL vials of normal saline) administered i.v (in the vien) weekly
Drug: abetimus sodium (LJP 394) and/or placebo solution
300 mg (50 mg/mL)abetimus sodium (three 2 mL vials of of abetimus sodium plus six 2 mL vials of normal saline) administered i.v. (in the vien) weekly for 52 weeks

Active Comparator: 2
900 mg (nine 2 mL vials of abetimus sodium) administered i.v. (in the vein) weekly
Drug: abetimus sodium (LJP 394)
900 mg (50 mg/mL) abetimus sodium (nine 2 mL vials) administered i.v. (in the vien) weekly for 52 weeks.

Placebo Comparator: 3
A volume of 18 mL (Nine 2 mL vials) of identically appearing placebo (phosphate-buffered saline) administered i.v. (in the vien) weekly
Drug: Phosphate-buffered saline
A volume of 18 mL (nine 2 mL vials of normal saline) of identically appearing placebo (phosphate-buffered saline) administered i.v. (in the vien) weekly for 52 weeks
Other Name: Placebo, normal saline

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. To determine whether abetimus sodium is more effective than placebo in delaying the time to renal flare in SLE patients with a history of SLE renal disease. Weekly administration with a 52-week treatment duration. [ Time Frame: Time to event (12 months fixed treatment duration) ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. To determine whether treatment with abetimus sodium is more effective than placebo in delaying the time to Major SLE flare; and to determine whether treatment with abetimus sodium (LJP 394) is more effective than placebo in reducing proteinuria. [ Time Frame: 12 month fixed treatment duration ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   12 Years to 70 Years   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Active SLE renal disease within past 4 years.
  • Males or females between 12 and 70 years old.
  • Females must be non-pregnant and non-lactating. Females and males must use adequate birth control methods during course of study.
  • Ability to have weekly intravenous (IV) administration of study treatment.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Active SLE renal disease within past 3 months prior to entering study.
  • Use of the following therapies within 3 months prior to entering the study: alkylating agents, e.g., cyclophosphamide, TNF inhibitors, cyclosporine.
  • Use of mycophenolate mofetil that exceeds 1000 mg/day, azathioprine that exceeds 100 mg/day, methotrexate that exceeds 10 mg/week, leflunomide that exceeds 10 mg/day within 2 months prior to entering study.
  • Use of rituximab within 6 months prior to entering study.
  • Current abuse of drugs or alcohol.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00089804

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Manhasset, New York, United States, 11030
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New York, New York, United States, 10003
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Rochester, New York, United States, 14618
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Syracuse, New York, United States, 13210
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Winston Salem, North Carolina, United States, 27157
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Columbus, Ohio, United States, 43210
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Amarillo, Texas, United States, 79124
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Houston, Texas, United States, 77055
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Houston, Texas, United States, 77090
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San Miguel de Tucumán, Provincia de Tucumán, Argentina, 4000
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Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina, S2000PBJ
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Buenos Aires, Uruguay 725 P.B., Argentina, C1015ABO
Unidad de Alergia, Asma e Inmunología Clínica
Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1035
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Buenos Aires, Argentina, C1055AAF
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Buenos Aires, Argentina, C11117ABH
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La Plata, Argentina, 1902
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Cairns, Australia, QLD 4870
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St Leonards, Australia, NSW 2065
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Victoria, Australia, 3065 702
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Gomel, Belarus, 246029
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Minsk, Belarus, 220020
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Vitebsk, Belarus, 210037
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Porto Alegre-RS, Av. Ipiranga, 6690-Conj. 220-Jardim Botanico, Brazil, 90610-000
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Rio de Janeiro, Avenida 28 de Setembro, 77, Brazil, 20.551-030
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Sao Paulo, Avenida Almirante Delamare, 1534-Sacoman, Brazil, 04230-000
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Goiänia, Goiás, Primeira Avenida s/n Setor Universitário, Brazil, 74605-020
Hospital de Clinicas - Universidade Estadual de Campinas - UNICAMP, Rua Vital Brasil, 250 - 3º andar - Cidade Universitária Zeferin
Campinas - SP, Brazil, Cep: 13083-888
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Campinas - Sāo Paulo, Brazil, 13059-740
Athritis Clinica de Doenças Reumaticas, Av. Padre Anchieta, 1846 cj 1108
Curitiba - PR, Brazil, 80730-000
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Porto Alegre-RS, Brazil, 90035-903
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Ribeirão Preto, Brazil, Cep: 14048-900
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Salvador - BA, Brazil, CEP: 40050 410
Irmandade da Santa Casa de Misericórdia de Sāo Paulo Rua, Dr. Cesário Motta Junior, 112
São Paulo, Brazil, Cep: 01221-020
Rua Pedro de Toledo 1800 9 andar/ Ala central - Diretoria de Servico de Reumatologia
Săo Paulo - SP, Brazil, CEP: 04039 004
NMTranspH "Tsar Boris Treti", Clinic of Internal Diseases
Sofia, 104 "Maria Louisa" blvd., Bulgaria, 1233
MHAT "Stara Zagora", Second Clinic of Internal Diseases
Stara Zagora, 11 "Armeiska" street, Bulgaria, 6000
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Sofia, 13 "Urvich" Street, Bulgaria, 1612
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Plovdiv, 15A "Vasil Aprilov" blvd., Bulgaria, 4002
Military Medical Academy, Clinic of Urology and Nephrology
Sofia, 3, Georgi Sofiiski, str., Bulgaria, 1606
Clinic of Nephrology, MHAT "Alexandrovska" 1, Georgi Sofiiski, str.,
Sofia, Bulgaria, 1431
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Fakultni nemocnice Plzen, Oddeleni klinické farmakologie
Plzen, Edvarda Benese, Czech Republic, 13305 99
VFN Prahal Lékarská fakulta, Klinika detského a dorostového lékarstvi,
Praha 2, Ke Karlovu, 09 Praha 2,, Czech Republic, 2121
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Praha 2, Czech Republic, 128 50
Academic VL Tsitlanadze Scientific - Practical Center of Rheumatology
Tbilisi, Georgia, 0102
Herz and Rheumazentrum Kerckhoff-klinik GmbH
Bad Nauheim, Benekestrasse 2-8, Germany, 61231
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Berlin, Chariteplatz 1, Germany, 10117
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Leipzig, Liebigstrasse 22, Germany, 04103
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Göttingen, Robert-Kochstr. 40, Germany, 37075
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Mainz, Germany, 55131
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Budapest, Hungary, 1032
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Budapest, Hungary, 1036
Szent László Kórház, VI. Fertőző Belosztály
Budapest, Hungary, 1097
Debrecen Medical University
Debrecen, Hungary, 4004
Petz Aladar Megyei Oktato Korhaz, Immunnephrologia es Hypertonia Osztaly
Gyor, Hungary, 9024
Global Hospitals
Hyderabaad, Andhra Pradesh, India, 500 004
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New Delhi, Ansari Nagar, India, 110029
Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research (IKRD) and Institute of Transplantation Sciences (ITS)
Ahmedabad, Asarwa, India, 380016
Sri Ramachandra Medical College & Research Institute (Deemed University)
Porur, Chennai, India, 600 116
M.P. Shah Medical College & G.G. Hospital
Jamnagar, Gujarat, India, 361001
PVS Memorial Hospital Ltd.
Cochin, Kaloor, Kerala, India, 682017
Apollo Gleneagles Hospital
Kolkatta, Kankurgachi, India, 700054
St. Johns Medical College and Hospital, Dept. of Nephrology
Bangalore, Karnataka, India, 560 034
M.S. Ramaiah Memorial Hospital
Bangalore, Karnataka, India, 560054
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences
Kochin, Kerala, India, 682026
Consultant and Head Department of Nephrology, Kamineni Hospitals
Hyderabaad, L.B. Nagar, India, 500068
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Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India, 625-020
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Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India
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Chandigarh, India, 160 012
Devaki Hospital Ltd., Dept. of Nephrology
Chennai, India, 600 004
Madras Institute of Nephrology, Vijaya Health Center
Chennai, India, 600 026
Spectra Apollo Research Foundation
Chennai, India
Medwin Hospital
Hyderabaad, India, 500 001
Nizams Institute of Medical Sciences
Hyderabaad, India, 500 082
Department of Nephrology, CARE Hospital, Banjara Hills
Hyderabad, India, 500034
Armenian Church Trauma Center - Unit of Rabindranath Tagore International Institute of Cardiac Sciences
Kolkata, India, 700-099
Sanjay Ghandi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences
Lucknow, India, 226014
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Mumbai, India, 400 008
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Mumbai, India, 400 012
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Mumbai, India, 400016
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Mysore, India, 570004
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New Delhi, India, 110044
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Pune, India, 411001
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Trivandrum, India, 695011
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Visakhapatnam, India, 530002
Dept. of Internal Medicine, Saiful Anwar General Hospital
Malang, Jl. J.A. Suprapto No. 2, Indonesia, 65111
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Jakarta, Jl. Kramat Raya, Pusat, Indonesia, 128
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Bandung, Jl. Pasir Kaliki No. 190, Jawa Barat, Indonesia, 40161
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Ferrara, Corso Giovecca 203, Italy, 44100
Azienda Ospedaliera Cattedra di Reumatologia
Padova, Via Giustiniani, 2, Italy, 35128
Universita di Pisa, Dipartimento di Medicina Interna
Pisa, Via Roma 67, Italy, 56126
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Seoul, Yangcheon-Gu, Korea, Republic of, 158-710
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In Cheon, Korea, Republic of, 400-711
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Kyonggi-do, Korea, Republic of, 463-712
Pusan National University Hospital
Pusan, Korea, Republic of, 602-739
Seoul National University Hospital, Department of Internal Medicine
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 110-744
The Hospital for Rheumatic Disease, Hanyang University Medical Center
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 133-792
Kangnam St. Mary's Hospital, Catholic University of Korea
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 137-040
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Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 150-713
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Suwon, Korea, Republic of, 442-721
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Rayak, Bekaa Valley, Lebanon
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Haykaliyeh-Tripoli, Lebanon
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Nabatieh, Lebanon
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Saida, Lebanon
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Saida, Lebanon
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Pulau Pinang, Jalan Residensi, Malaysia, 10990
CAPD Unit, Queen Elizabeth Hospital,
Sabah, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, 88586
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Sarawak, Kuching, Malaysia, 93586
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Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico, cp22010
Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Medicas y Nutricion "Salvador Zubiran", Departmento de inmunologia y Reumatologia
Delagacion Tlalpan, D.f., Mexico, CP 14000
Clínica de Diagnóstico y Tratamiento de las Enfermedades Reumáticas
Mexico City, D.f., Mexico, 06700
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Leon, Guanajuato, Mexico, CP37000
Colomos #2292, Col. Providencia
Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, 44620
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Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, 44690
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Morelia, Michoacan, Mexico, 58070
Poliplaza Medica
Chihuahua, Mexico, CP 32500
Mexicali, Mexico, CP 21100
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Sonora, Mexico, C.P. 85000
Chung Hua Hospital
Cebu, Philippines, 6000
Davao Doctors Hospital
Davao, Philippines, 8000
Philippine General Hospital
Manila, Philippines, 1000
Joint and Bone Center, University of Santo Tomas Hospital
Manila, Philippines
Klinika Medycyny, Transplantacyjnej i Nefrologii in Warszawa, Nowogrodzka 59, At SPZOZ Szpital Kliniczny
Warszawa, Dzieciatka Jezus-Centrum Leczenia Obrażeń, Lindleya 4, Poland, 02-005
Klinika Nefrologii, Transplantologii i Chorob Wewnetrznych - Akademickie Centrum Kliniczne - Szpital AMG
Gdansk, Poland, 80-952
Klinika Chorob Wewnetrznych i Reumatologii - Gornoslaskie Centrum Medyczne, SPSK Nr 7 SL A M
Katowice, Poland, 40-635
Oddzial Kiliniczny Nefrologii Hipertensjologii i Transplantologii Nerek SPZOZ, Uniwersytecki Szpital Kliniczny nr 1
Lodz, Poland, 90153
Klinika Reumatologii i Ukladowych Chorob Tkanki Lacznej
Lublin, Poland, 20-954
Akademii Medycznej w Poznaniu, Zaklad Reumatologii i Immunologii Klinicznej
Poznan, Poland, 61-626
Klinika Chorób Tkanki Łącznej
Warszawa, Poland, 02-637
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Warszawa, Poland, 02097
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Lisboa, Av. Prof. Egas Moniz, Portugal, 1649-035
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Porto, Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, Portugal, 4099-001
Centro Hospitalar de Vila Nova de Gaia
Vila Nova de Gaia, Rua Conceicao Fernandes, Portugal, 4434-502
Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Ocidental, EPE - Hospital de Egas Moniz, Unidade de Reumatologia
Lisboa, Rua da Junqueira, 126, Portugal, 1300
Hospital de Sāo Jeāo, Servico de Nefrologia
Porto, Portugal, 4200-319
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RCMI Clinical Research Center, 1st Floor University Hospital Medical Center
San Juan, Puerto Rico, 00935
"Sf. Maria" Clinical Hospital
Bucharest, Romania, 011172
"Ion Stoia" Center of Rheumatic Diseases
Bucharest, Romania, 020983
Emergency Clinical County Hospital Cluj
Cluj Napoca, Romania, 400006
Rehabilitation Clinical Hospital
Iasi, Romania, 700661
Institute of Nephrology and Urology Clinical Centre of Serbia
Belgrade, Serbia, 11000
Institute of Rheumatology
Belgrade, Serbia, 11000
University Medical Centre "Zvezdara", Clinical Department for Renal Diseases, Dimitrija Tucovica 161
Belgrade, Serbia, 11000
Institute of Prevention, Treatment and Rehabilitation of Rheumatoid and Cardiovascular Patients "Niska Banja"
Niska Banja, Serbia, 18205
Reumatologicka ambulancia Fakultna nemocnica F D Roosevelta
Banska, Bystrica, Slovakia, 97517
Reumatologicka ambulancia Fakultna nemocnica s poliklinikou Milosrdni bratia spol s r o
Bratislava, Slovakia, 81465
Hospital Clinic i Provincial de Barcelona, Centre Ciutat, Facultat de Medicina, Servicio de Enfermedades Autoinmunes
Barcelona, Calle Villarroel, 170, Spain, 08036
Hospital Universitario La Paz, Servico de Medicine Interne Planta 10
Madrid, Paseo de la Castellana 261, Spain, 28046
Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron, Servicia Medicina Interna, Edificio General, 3a Planta
Barcelona, Paseo Valle de Hebron 119-129, Spain, 08035
Sri Lanka
University Lupus Clinic of the Department of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo, P.O. Box 271, No 25,
Colombo, Kynsey Road, Sri Lanka, 08
Buddhist Dalin Tzu Chi General Hospital, Vice Superintendent Room
Dalin Town, Chia-Yi county, Taiwan, 622
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan, 833
Kaohsiung University Medical Hospital
Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 807
Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital
Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 813
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital - Keelung
Keelung city, Taiwan, 204
Chung Shan Medical University Hospital
Taichung City, Taiwan, 402
China Medical University Hospital
Taichung, Taiwan, 404
National Chang-Kung University Hospital
Tainan, Taiwan
Taipei Veterans General Hospital - Immunology & Rheumatology Office
Taipei, Taiwan, 112
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital - Taipei
Taipei, Taiwan
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
Taoyuan, Taiwan
Chi Mei Foundation Hospital
Yongkang City, Taiwan
Department of Medicine, King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital
Bangkok, Thailand, 10330
Ramathibodi Hospital - Division of Allergy, Immunology & Rheumatology, Dept. of Medicine
Bangkok, Thailand, 10400
Rheumatic Disease Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Phramongkutklao Hospital and College of Medicine
Bangkok, Thailand, 10400
Donetsk Central Municipal Clinical Hospital #1
Donetsk, Ukraine, 83114
Kyiv Central Municipal Clinical Hospital
Kyiv, Ukraine, 01023
M.D. Strazhesko Institute of Cardiology AMS Ukraine
Kyiv, Ukraine, 03680
Kyiv Regional Clinical Hospital
Kyiv, Ukraine, 04107
Lviv Municipal Public Clinical Hospital
Lviv, Ukraine, 79013
Vinnitsa Regional Clinical Hospital of MoH of Ukraine
Vinnitsa, Ukraine, 21018
Sponsors and Collaborators
La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company
Study Director: Michael J Tansey, MD, Ph.D. Chief Medical Officer, La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Michael J. Tansey, Chief Medical Officer, La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company Identifier: NCT00089804     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: LJP 394-90-14
First Posted: August 17, 2004    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 1, 2009
Last Verified: March 2009

Keywords provided by La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company:
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Nephritis, Lupus

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