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Study Of JAK3 Inhibitor For The Prevention Of Acute Rejection In Kidney Transplant Patients

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
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First received: November 8, 2007
Last updated: May 27, 2008
Last verified: May 2008
A new immunosuppressive drug based on the inhibition of an important enzyme in the immune system called JAK3, is being developed by Pfizer to prevent transplant rejection. In this research study, a JAK3 inhibitor or cyclosporine will be given to new kidney transplant patients for 12 months in addition to other standard transplant medications such as prednisone.

Condition Intervention Phase
Kidney Transplantation Drug: Cyclosporine Drug: CP-690-,550 Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: A Pilot Randomized, Multicenter, Open-Label, Active Comparator-Controlled Trial Of A CP-690,550-Based Regimen In De Novo Kidney Allograft Recipients

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Further study details as provided by Pfizer:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Clinical biopsy proven acute rejection rate at 6 months [ Time Frame: 6 months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Pharmacokinetics of CP-690,550 [ Time Frame: 12 months ]
  • Lymphocyte subsets [ Time Frame: 12 months ]
  • Posttransplant humoral alloreactivity [ Time Frame: 12 months ]
  • Safety and tolerability of CP-690,550 [ Time Frame: 12 months ]

Enrollment: 0
Study Start Date: August 2007
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: Treatment Arm 1
Treatment Arm 1 will also receive standard of care medications.
Drug: Cyclosporine
Standard of care
Experimental: Treatment Arm 2
Treatment Arm 2 will also receive select standard of care medications.
Drug: CP-690-,550
CP-690550 20 mg BID in Months 1-6 then 15 mg BID in Months 7-12


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Recipient of first time kidney transplant
  • Between the ages of 18 and 70 years, inclusive

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Recipient of any non-kidney transplant
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00556257

Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Pfizer Call Center Pfizer
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Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Director, Clinical Trial Disclosure Group, Pfizer Identifier: NCT00556257     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: A3921037
Study First Received: November 8, 2007
Last Updated: May 27, 2008

Keywords provided by Pfizer:
Immunosuppression, JAK3 inhibitor, kidney transplantation

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Immunosuppressive Agents
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Antifungal Agents
Anti-Infective Agents
Dermatologic Agents
Antirheumatic Agents
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