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Phase I/II Study of Genasense in Patients With Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

This study has been completed.
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First received: August 3, 2001
Last updated: November 10, 2009
Last verified: November 2009

This non-randomized study will test the safety and effectiveness of Genasense in patients with CLL.

Condition Intervention Phase
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Drug: Oblimerson sodium, G3139
Phase 1
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Phase I-II Multicenter Study of Genasense (Bcl-2 Antisense Oligonucleotide) in Patients With Advanced Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

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Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: January 2001
Primary Completion Date: January 2003 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:

This study is a two-part phase I-II study. Part 1 will determine the MTD of Genasense in patients with CLL. This dose will then be tested in a non-randomized, multi-center, Phase II sequential clinical trial of Genasense used alone for treatment of patients with advanced CLL.

Pharmacokinetics of Genasense and kinetics of Bcl-2 down regulation and re-expression in CLL cells will be followed in selected patients.


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
  • Any age
  • Must have received at least one chemotherapy regimen that included fludarabine
  • Measurable disease
  • At least 3 weeks since biological therapy or radiation therapy for chronic lymphocytic leukemia
  • No previous stem cell transplantation
  • At least 3 weeks since surgery
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00021749

United States, New York
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
New Hyde Park, New York, United States
United States, Texas
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas, United States
San Antonio Cancer Institute
San Antonio, Texas, United States
Sponsors and Collaborators
Genta Incorporated
  More Information

Publications: Identifier: NCT00021749     History of Changes
Obsolete Identifiers: NCT00021190
Other Study ID Numbers: GL208, G3139, Bcl-2 Antisense
Study First Received: August 3, 2001
Last Updated: November 10, 2009
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

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Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Chronic, B-Cell
Leukemia, Lymphoid
Immune System Diseases
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Leukemia, B-Cell
Lymphatic Diseases
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Neoplasms by Histologic Type processed this record on November 19, 2014