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Study of Alemtuzumab to Treat Advanced Mycosis Fungoides/Sezary Syndrome

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00157274
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified September 2005 by Latin American Cooperative Onco-Haematology Group - Peru.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : September 12, 2005
Last Update Posted : April 3, 2007
Information provided by:
Latin American Cooperative Onco-Haematology Group - Peru

Brief Summary:
The investigators designed a compassionate basis phase II study for refractory/relapsed mycosis fungoides/Sezary syndrome consisting of alemtuzumab (Campath) for primary evaluation of overall response and time to relapse. Other goals to consider are toxicity and time to new therapy.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Mycosis Fungoides Sezary Syndrome Drug: alemtuzumab Phase 2

Detailed Description:
  • 20 relapsed or refractory advanced mycosis fungoides/Sezary syndrome patients are scheduled with gradually escalated doses (3 mg, 10 mg , and 30 mg) on sequential days during the first week, followed by 30 mg three times a week until 12 weeks.
  • Patients must have serology negative for human T-lymphotropic virus 1 (HTLV-1) and until three different regimens of chemotherapy.
  • Follow up for one year after last cycle of alemtuzumab.

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 20 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Phase II Study of Alemtuzumab in Patients With Advanced Mycosis Fungoides/Sezary Syndrome
Study Start Date : July 2005
Estimated Study Completion Date : July 2008

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Overall response
  2. Time to relapse
  3. Event free survival

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Toxicity

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Above 18 years old
  • Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) 0-2
  • Liver and renal function test less than twice upper label
  • No active infection
  • Written informed consent
  • One to three regimens of previous chemotherapies

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Abnormal renal or hepatic function
  • Mycosis fungoides/Sezary syndrome in transformation
  • HIV +
  • HTLV-1 +
  • Pregnancy
  • Lactation

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00157274

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Contact: Julia M Huamani, MD 511-2227020

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Schering Peruana S.A. Recruiting
Lima, Peru, 511
Contact: Jesus A Arones, MD    99480078   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Latin American Cooperative Onco-Haematology Group - Peru
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Principal Investigator: Brady E Beltran, MD LACOGH - PERU
Publications of Results:
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Other Study ID Numbers: MF/SS
First Posted: September 12, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 3, 2007
Last Verified: September 2005
Keywords provided by Latin American Cooperative Onco-Haematology Group - Peru:
Mycosis fungoides
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Mycosis Fungoides
Sezary Syndrome
Pathologic Processes
Lymphoma, T-Cell, Cutaneous
Lymphoma, T-Cell
Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Lymphatic Diseases
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Immune System Diseases
Antineoplastic Agents, Immunological
Antineoplastic Agents