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A Multi-center Study to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of LX211 in Active Non-infectious Anterior Uveitis (LUMINATE)

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: NCT00404885
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 29, 2006
Last Update Posted : June 22, 2012
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Lux Biosciences, Inc.

Brief Summary:
The objective of this study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of LX211 as therapy in subjects with active non-infectious anterior uveitis

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Uveitis, Anterior Panuveitis Drug: Placebo Drug: LX211 Phase 3

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 108 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Double-Masked, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel-Group, Multi-Center, Dose-Ranging Study With an Optional Extension to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of LX211 as Therapy in Subjects With Active Sight Threatening, Non-infectious Anterior Uveitis
Study Start Date : January 2007
Actual Primary Completion Date : November 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : May 2009

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Placebo Comparator: Placebo Drug: Placebo

Active Comparator: LX211, 0.2 mg/kg Drug: LX211
0.2 mg/kg, twice a day (BID)

Active Comparator: LX211, 0.4 mg/kg Drug: LX211
0.4 mg/kg, twice a day (BID)

Active Comparator: LX211, 0.6 mg/kg Drug: LX211
0.6 mg/kg, twice a day (BID)

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. anterior chamber cells [ Time Frame: 16 and 24 weeks ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. BCVA [ Time Frame: 24 weeks ]
  2. macular thickness [ Time Frame: 16 and 24 weeks ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   13 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Documented history of non-infectious anterior, anterior and intermediate- or panuveitis
  • Currently uncontrolled uveitis for a minimum of 2 weeks despite use of oral and/or topical corticosteroid,or subjects who are intolerant of local corticosteroid therapy due to the development of an ocular hypertensive response or subjects for whom oral corticosteroid is contraindicated.
  • Grade of 2+ or higher for anterior chamber cells at time of enrollment
  • Considered by the investigator to require corticosteroid-sparing therapy.
  • Subjects not planning to undergo elective ocular surgery during the study

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Uveitis of infectious etiology
  • Presence of an ocular toxoplasmosis scar
  • An immune suppression regimen that includes an alkylating agent within the previous 90 days

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00404885

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Lux Biosciences, Inc.
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Study Chair: Eddy Anglade, M.D. Chief Medical Officer
Additional Information:
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Responsible Party: Lux Biosciences, Inc. Identifier: NCT00404885    
Other Study ID Numbers: LX211-03-UV
EudraCT No: 2006-006545-13
First Posted: November 29, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 22, 2012
Last Verified: June 2012
Keywords provided by Lux Biosciences, Inc.:
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Uveitis, Anterior
Uveal Diseases
Eye Diseases
Iris Diseases