Bryostatin 1 in Treating Patients With Myelodysplastic Syndrome
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00003171|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 19, 2004
Last Update Posted : April 5, 2013
RATIONALE: Drugs used in chemotherapy use different ways to stop tumor cells from dividing so they stop growing or die.
PURPOSE: Phase II trial to study the effectiveness of bryostatin 1 in treating patients with myelodysplastic syndrome.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Leukemia Myelodysplastic Syndromes||Drug: bryostatin 1||Phase 2|
OBJECTIVES: I. Determine the response rate of bryostatin 1 in patients with myelodysplastic syndrome. II. Determine the qualitative and quantitative toxic effects of bryostatin 1. III. Determine the duration of response and survival of patients receiving this therapy.
OUTLINE: This is a two stage study. Patients receive bryostatin 1 by continuous infusion over 72 hours every 14 days for 4 cycles. Responding patients may continue treatment in the absence of disease progression or unacceptable toxicity. Patients with complete response receive 2 additional cycles. Patients with no response receive 4 additional cycles. Patients are re-evaluated after every 4 cycles.
PROJECTED ACCRUAL: 14 to 27 patients will be accrued within 2 years into this 2 stage study.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Official Title:||Phase II Clinical Evaluation of Bryostatin 1 in Patients With Myelodysplastic Syndrome|
|Study Start Date :||May 1998|
|Primary Completion Date :||July 1999|
|Study Completion Date :||June 2003|
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00003171
|United States, Michigan|
|Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute|
|Detroit, Michigan, United States, 48201|
|Study Chair:||Ayad M. Al-Katib, MD, FACP||Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute|