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Efficacy and Safety Study of DiaPep277 in Newly Diagnosed Type 1 Diabetes Adults (DIA-AID2)

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01103284
First Posted: April 14, 2010
Last Update Posted: May 26, 2016
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Andromeda Biotech Ltd.
  Purpose

This study will look at the treatment effect of DiaPep277 on preservation of beta-cell function, as defined by meal-stimulated secretion of insulin. DiaPep277 is a peptide that changes the way the immune system behaves, stopping its attack on the beta-cells.

Adults (>20 years) with newly diagnosed (<6 months) type 1 diabetes will be treated with 10 injections of DiaPep277 or Placebo over a 2-year treatment and follow-up period.


Condition Intervention Phase
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Drug: DiaPep277 Drug: Placebo Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase 3, Multinational, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel-Group Study to Investigate the Clinical Efficacy and Safety of DiaPep277 in Newly Diagnosed Type 1 Diabetes Subjects

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Further study details as provided by Andromeda Biotech Ltd.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Change From Baseline in Glucagon-Stimulated C-Peptide AUC at 24 Months [ Time Frame: Baseline and 24 months ]
    Change in Beta-cell function, measured as stimulated C-peptide secretion 0, 2, 6, 10 and 20 minutes post administration [area under the curve (AUC), 0-20 minutes] at baseline and 24 months, during a glucagon stimulation test (GST). The change in AUC was calculated per patient by subtracting the baseline AUC from the 24 month AUC.


Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Percentage of Subjects That Achieve Good Glycemic Control: HbA1c<7% [ Time Frame: 24 and 25 months ]
    The percentage of subjects achieving good glycemic control, i.e. an HbA1c <7% at study end (Month 25). If HbA1c was missing at Month 25, but the Month 24 value was available, then the Month 24 value was used to calculate the percentage of subjects with an HbA1c ≤ 7% at study end.

  • Frequency of Hypoglycemic Events [ Time Frame: Baseline to 25 Months ]
    Total number of days with at least one hypoglycemic event recorded

  • Mean Number of Days With at Least One Hypoglycemic Event [ Time Frame: Baseline to 25 months ]

Other Outcome Measures:
  • Percentage of Subjects Requiring a Daily Insulin Dose ≤ 0.5 IU/kg at End of Study [ Time Frame: 24 and 25 months ]
    Percentage of subjects requiring a daily insulin dose ≤ 0.5 IU/kg at end of study (25 Months). If insulin dose was missing at Month 25, but the Month 24 value was available, then the Month 24 value was used to calculate the percentage of subjects with a daily insulin dose ≤ 0.5 IU/kg at study end.


Enrollment: 475
Study Start Date: April 2010
Study Completion Date: October 2014
Primary Completion Date: October 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: DiaPep277
Administration of 1 mg DiaPep277®, subcutaneously (s.c.) in the upper arm at 0, 1, 3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18, 21, and 24 months, for a total of 10 administrations.
Drug: DiaPep277
1.0 mg dose in 0.5 mL of solution
Placebo Comparator: Placebo
Administration of placebo, subcutaneously (s.c.) in the upper arm at 0, 1, 3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18, 21, and 24 months, for a total of 10 administrations.
Drug: Placebo

40 mg mannitol in 0.5 mL of solution.

Dosing: 0, 1, 3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18, 21, 24 months


  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 45 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • clinical diagnosis of type 1 diabetes within last 6 months
  • Age 20-45 years
  • fasting basal C-peptide equal or greater than 0.22 nmol/L, lower than 0.8 nmol/L
  • BMI between 17 and 30 at screening

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Significant disease or condition other than type 1 diabetes
  • Diabetes-related complications
  • Ongoing treatment with immunosuppressive or immunomodulating agents including chronic corticosteroids
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01103284


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Sponsors and Collaborators
Andromeda Biotech Ltd.
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Itamar Raz, MD Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem
Principal Investigator: Thomas Linn, MD University of Giessen
Principal Investigator: Paolo P Pozzilli, MB, BS, MD University Campus Bio-Medico, Rome
Principal Investigator: Philip Raskin, MD UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas
  More Information

Publications:

Responsible Party: Andromeda Biotech Ltd.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01103284     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: DiaPep277-1001
First Submitted: April 13, 2010
First Posted: April 14, 2010
Results First Submitted: November 16, 2015
Results First Posted: May 26, 2016
Last Update Posted: May 26, 2016
Last Verified: April 2016

Keywords provided by Andromeda Biotech Ltd.:
beta-cells
autoimmune
Diabetes
immunomodulation

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Autoimmune Diseases
Immune System Diseases