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Dose Escalation and Efficacy Trial of GVAX® Prostate Cancer Vaccine

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00140348
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 1, 2005
Last Update Posted : December 24, 2007
Information provided by:
Cell Genesys

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to evaluate clinical and laboratory safety in patients receiving 4 different doses of GVAX® Prostate Cancer Vaccine in order to determine a maximum tolerated dose.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Prostate Cancer Biological: Immunotherapy allogeneic GM-CSF secreting cellular vaccine Phase 1 Phase 2

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 80 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase I/II Dose Escalation and Efficacy Trial of GVAX® Prostate Cancer Vaccine in Patients With Metastatic Hormone-Refractory Prostate Cancer
Study Start Date : December 2001
Actual Study Completion Date : April 2005

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of adenocarcinoma of the prostate
  • Metastatic prostate cancer deemed to be unresponsive or refractory to hormone therapy
  • Detectable metastases
  • ECOG performance status of 0 or 1

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Transitional cell, small cell, neuroendocrine, or squamous cell prostate cancer
  • Significant cancer related pain
  • Prior gene therapy, chemotherapy, or immunotherapy

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00140348

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United States, California
South Orange County Medical Research Center
Laguna Woods, California, United States, 92637
San Francisco, California, United States, 94115
West Coast Clinical Research
Tarzana, California, United States, 91356
United States, Florida
South Florida Medical Research
Aventura, Florida, United States, 33180
United States, Georgia
Emory University
Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 30322
United States, Illinois
Carle Cancer Center
Urbana, Illinois, United States, 61801
United States, Indiana
Northeast Indiana Research
Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States, 46825
United States, Michigan
University of Michigan Medical Center
Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States, 48109
United States, Pennsylvania
Fox Chase cancer Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 19111
United States, Texas
Urology San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas, United States, 78229
United States, Washington
Virginia Mason Med. Crt.
Seattle, Washington, United States, 98101
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Seattle, Washington, United States, 98109
Sponsors and Collaborators
Cell Genesys
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00140348    
Other Study ID Numbers: G-0010
First Posted: September 1, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 24, 2007
Last Verified: December 2007
Keywords provided by Cell Genesys:
Advanced Prostate Cancer
Allogeneic cells
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Prostatic Neoplasms
Genital Neoplasms, Male
Urogenital Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Prostatic Diseases