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SCCA Clinical Studies: Phase 1 Program

PF-04449913 w/ Chemotherapy for AML or MDS
A Phase 1B Study To Evaluate The Safety And Preliminary Efficacy Of PF-04449913, An Oral Hedgehog Inhibitor, In Combination With Intensive Chemotherapy, Low Dose Ara-C Or Decitabine In Patients With Acute Myeloid Leukemia Or High Risk Myelodysplastic Syndrome
Status Conditions Phase Study ID
Recruiting Acute Myeloid Leukemia
High-risk Myelodysplastic Syndrome
Phase I NCT01546038
Summary

This is a study to evaluate PF-04449913 (an inhibitor of the Hedgehog pathway) in Acute Myeloid Leukemia and high-risk Myelodysplastic Syndrome in combination with standard agents used to treat these diseases.


Investigator
Vivian G. Oehler, MD
Location    
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance 800-804-8824  
Eligibility Criteria (must meet the following to participate in this study)
  • Patients with AML or RAEB 2 High Risk MDS who are newly diagnosed according to the WHO 2008 Classification and previously untreated.
  • Patients with AML (arising from an antecedent hematologic disease [AHD]) or MDS who may have had one approved prior targeted therapy (eg, Azacytidine or decitabine) for the treatment of their prior hematologic disease. The patients may not have had a prior therapy for their AML.
  • AML patients include de novo AML, AML evolving from MDS or other AHD and AML after previous cytotoxic therapy or radiation (secondary AML)
  • For a diagnosis of AML, a bone marrow blast count of 20% or more is required.
  • For a diagnosis of high-risk Myelodysplastic Syndrome RAEB 2 the patient must have 10-19% bone marrow blasts
  • Adequate Organ Function
  • ECOG Performance Status 0, 1, or 2
Exclusions (conditions that would prevent participation in this study)
  • AML M3 Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia (APL) or patients with a t(9:22) cytogenetic translocation.
  • Patients in whom, at the time of study entry, a stem cell transplant is planned within the next 6 months.
  • Patients with known active uncontrolled central nervous system (CNS) leukemia.
Last Updated
December 21, 2012
See this trial at ClinicalTrials.gov
Access protocol and consent forms at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
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