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ISIS 2503 in Treating Patients With Metastatic and/or Locally Recurrent Colorectal Cancer

This study has been terminated.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00004193
First Posted: August 5, 2004
Last Update Posted: April 12, 2013
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Collaborator:
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Alabama at Birmingham
  Purpose

RATIONALE: ISIS 2503 may kill cancer cells by inhibiting a gene that promotes the development and growth of cancer.

PURPOSE: Phase II trial to study the effectiveness of ISIS 2503 in treating patients who have metastatic and/or locally recurrent colorectal cancer.


Condition Intervention Phase
Colorectal Cancer Drug: ISIS 2503 Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Phase II Trial of ISIS 2503, an Antisense Inhibitor of H-ras, in Patients With Advanced Colorectal Cancer

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Further study details as provided by University of Alabama at Birmingham:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Determine the response rate, duration of response, and time to progression in patients with metastatic and/or locally recurrent adenocarcinoma of the colon or rectum treated with ISIS 2503, an antisense inhibitor of H-ras [ Time Frame: baseline to survival ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Determine the safety profile of this regimen in these patients. [ Time Frame: Baseline to 1 year ]

Estimated Enrollment: 25
Study Start Date: January 1999
Study Completion Date: November 2000
Primary Completion Date: November 2000 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: ISIS 2503
patients who have metastatic and/or locally recurrent colorectal cancer
Drug: ISIS 2503

Detailed Description:

OBJECTIVES: I. Determine the response rate, duration of response, and time to progression in patients with metastatic and/or locally recurrent adenocarcinoma of the colon or rectum treated with ISIS 2503, an antisense inhibitor of H-ras. II. Determine the safety profile of this regimen in these patients.

OUTLINE: This is a multicenter study. Patients receive ISIS 2503 IV continuously for 14 days. Courses repeat every 3 weeks in the absence of disease progression or unacceptable toxicity.

PROJECTED ACCRUAL: A total of 14-25 patients will be accrued for this study within 1 year.

  Eligibility

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

DISEASE CHARACTERISTICS: Histologically proven metastatic and/or locally recurrent adenocarcinoma of the colon or rectum that is not expected to be cured with standard therapy Patients who previously underwent definitive surgical resection and subsequently develop metastatic disease should have diagnosis reconfirmed with new histologic or cytologic specimen if: More than 5 years have elapsed since primary surgery OR Primary tumor was stage I or II At least 1 measurable lesion (2 cm or more in widest diameter) by CT or MRI scan No CNS metastases

PATIENT CHARACTERISTICS: Age: 18 and over Performance status: ECOG 0 or 1 Life expectancy: Not specified Hematopoietic: Absolute neutrophil count greater than 1,500/mm3 Platelet count greater than 100,000/mm3 Hepatic: Bilirubin no greater than 1.5 mg/dL Renal: Creatinine no greater than 1.5 mg/dl Other: Not pregnant or nursing Negative pregnancy test Fertile patients must use effective contraception during and for 6 months after study No underlying disease state associated with active bleeding No active infection requiring therapy No second malignancy within the past 5 years except curatively treated nonmelanomatous skin cancer

PRIOR CONCURRENT THERAPY: Biologic therapy: Not specified Chemotherapy: No prior chemotherapy for metastatic disease At least 6 months since prior adjuvant chemotherapy with or without radiotherapy Endocrine therapy: Not specified Radiotherapy: Prior radiotherapy to nonindicator lesion allowed and recovered See Chemotherapy Surgery: See Disease Characteristics Other: No concurrent approved cancer therapy or other experimental therapy

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00004193


Locations
United States, Alabama
University of Alabama Comprehensive Cancer Center
Birmingham, Alabama, United States, 35294
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Alabama at Birmingham
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Investigators
Study Chair: Mansoor N. Saleh, MD University of Alabama at Birmingham
  More Information

Responsible Party: University of Alabama at Birmingham
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00004193     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CDR0000067434
UAB-9860
ISIS-2503-CS6
NCI-G99-1649
First Submitted: January 21, 2000
First Posted: August 5, 2004
Last Update Posted: April 12, 2013
Last Verified: April 2013

Keywords provided by University of Alabama at Birmingham:
stage IV colon cancer
stage IV rectal cancer
recurrent colon cancer
recurrent rectal cancer
adenocarcinoma of the colon
adenocarcinoma of the rectum

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Colorectal Neoplasms
Intestinal Neoplasms
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Digestive System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Digestive System Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Colonic Diseases
Intestinal Diseases
Rectal Diseases