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Personalized Active Immunotherapy (Vaccine Therapy) and Sargramostim Given After Standard of Care Treatment With Rituximab and Chemotherapy for Initial Treatment With Lymphoma

This study has been terminated.
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Genitope Corporation Identifier:
First received: July 31, 2007
Last updated: March 14, 2008
Last verified: March 2008

The treatment being investigated is a patient- and tumor-specific therapy known as a personalized active immunotherapy. Personalized active immunotherapy is an attempt to use a person's own immune system to combat disease. Sargramostim (a.k.a. GM-CSF) is given together with the personalized active immunotherapy because it may increase the immune system's response and, therefore, aid in the effect of the personalized active immunotherapy.

This approach has previously been studied in patients with follicular Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and other B-cell malignancies. Encouraging efficacy results and a favorable safety profile have been seen to date in these studies.

Condition Intervention Phase
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Drug: autologous immunoglobulin idiotype-KLH conjugate vaccine Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Official Title: A Phase 2 Multi-Center, Open-Label Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Patient-Specific Immunotherapy, Recombinant Idiotype Conjugated to KLH (Id-KLH) and Administered With GM-CSF, in Patients With Follicular Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (fNHL) Following Primary Treatment With Rituximab and Chemotherapy (R-Chemo)

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Further study details as provided by Genitope Corporation:

Study Start Date: May 2007

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Written informed consent
  2. Previously untreated follicular NHL
  3. Stage III or IV disease requiring treatment
  4. Able to receive rituximab and chemotherapy (rituximab with cyclophosphamide, vincristine, and prednisone either with or without doxorubicin)
  5. Able to provide tumor sample adequate for Id-KLH manufacture
  6. ≥ 18 years of age
  7. At least one bi-dimensionally measurable lesion ≥ 2 cm by CT scan
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00510471

United States, California
Keck School of Medicine of University Southern California
Los Angeles, California, United States, 90089
United States, Colorado
Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers
Denver, Colorado, United States, 80218
United States, Indiana
Indiana University Medical Center
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States, 46202
United States, Massachusetts
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02115
United States, Nebraska
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 68198-7680
United States, New York
Weill Medical College of Cornell University, NY Presbyterian Hospital
New York, New York, United States, 10021
United States, North Carolina
Carolinas Medical Center
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States, 28204
United States, Oklahoma
University of Oklahoma Health Science Center
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States, 73174
United States, Oregon
Providence Portland Cancer Center
Portland, Oregon, United States, 97213
Sponsors and Collaborators
Genitope Corporation
  More Information Identifier: NCT00510471     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2007-12
Study First Received: July 31, 2007
Last Updated: March 14, 2008

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Lymphatic Diseases
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Immune System Diseases
Immunoglobulin Idiotypes
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Antineoplastic Agents
Antirheumatic Agents processed this record on August 23, 2017