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RATIONALE: Forodesine (BCX-1777) may stop the growth of cancer cells by blocking the enzymes necessary for their growth.
- Determine the safety and efficacy of forodesine (BCX-1777) in patients with refractory stage IIA-IVB cutaneous T-cell lymphoma.
- Determine the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of this drug in these patients.
OUTLINE: This is an open-label, multicenter study.
Patients receive oral forodesine (BCX-1777) once daily on days 1-28. Courses may be repeated in the absence of disease progression or unacceptable toxicity.
Patients are followed periodically.
PROJECTED ACCRUAL: Not specified.
Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
Lurleen Wallace Comprehensive Cancer at University of Alabama-Birmingham
Active, not recruiting
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-24T14:33:04-0400
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In a clinical trial or interventional study, participants receive specific interventions according to the research plan or protocol created by the investigators. These interventions may be medical products, such as drugs or devices; procedures; or change...