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Zimura Compared to Sham in Patients With Autosomal Recessive Stargardt Disease (STGD1)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03364153
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : December 6, 2017
Last Update Posted : September 9, 2022
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
IVERIC bio, Inc.

Brief Summary:
To evaluate the safety and efficacy of Zimura™ (complement factor C5 inhibitor) compared to Sham in subjects with autosomal recessive Stargardt disease 1 (STGD1).

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Stargardt Disease 1 Drug: Zimura Other: Sham Phase 2

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 120 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Triple (Participant, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase 2b Randomized, Double-masked, Controlled Trial to Establish the Safety and Efficacy of Zimura™ (Complement C5 Inhibitor) Compared to Sham in Subjects With Autosomal Recessive Stargardt Disease
Actual Study Start Date : January 12, 2018
Estimated Primary Completion Date : September 2024
Estimated Study Completion Date : September 2024

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Cohort 1
Zimura dose group
Drug: Zimura
Zimura Intravitreal Injection
Other Name: avacincaptad pegol

Sham Comparator: Cohort 2
Sham dose group
Other: Sham
Sham Intravitreal Injection

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Spectral Domain-Optical Coherence Tomography (SD-OCT) [ Time Frame: 18 months ]
    Mean rate of change in the area of ellipsoid zone defect measured by en face SD-OCT

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 60 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • At least two pathogenic mutations of ABCA4 gene confirmed by a CLIA-certified laboratory
  • Best corrected visual acuity in the study eye between 20/20 - 20/200 Snellen equivalent, inclusive

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Macular atrophy secondary to any condition other than STGD1 in either eye
  • Any prior treatment for STGD1 including gene therapy, stem cell therapy or any prior intravitreal treatment for any indication in either eye
  • Participation in an interventional study of a vitamin A derivative ≤ 3 months prior to screening
  • Presence of intraocular inflammation, macular hole, pathologic myopia, epiretinal membrane, evidence of significant vitreo-macular traction, vitreous hemorrhage or aphakia
  • Any intraocular surgery or thermal laser within 3 months of trial entry. Any prior thermal laser in the macular region
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • HbA1c value of ≥6.5%
  • Stroke within 12 months of trial entry
  • Any major surgical procedure within one month of trial entry or anticipated during the trial
  • Any treatment with an investigational agent in the past 60 days for any condition
  • Women who are pregnant or nursing
  • Known serious allergies to the fluorescein dye used in angiography, povidone iodine, or to the components of the Zimura formulation

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03364153

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Contact: Sonia Cruz 347-322-8722 sonia.cruz@ivericbio.com

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Sponsors and Collaborators
IVERIC bio, Inc.
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Responsible Party: IVERIC bio, Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03364153    
Other Study ID Numbers: OPH2005
First Posted: December 6, 2017    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 9, 2022
Last Verified: September 2022

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: Yes
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No
Keywords provided by IVERIC bio, Inc.:
complement factor C5 inhibitor
avacincaptad pegol
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Stargardt Disease
Macular Degeneration
Eye Diseases, Hereditary
Eye Diseases
Retinal Degeneration
Retinal Diseases
Genetic Diseases, Inborn