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    Summary
    EudraCT Number:2004-000142-20
    Sponsor's Protocol Code Number:2003056
    National Competent Authority:Czechia - SUKL
    Clinical Trial Type:EEA CTA
    Trial Status:Prematurely Ended
    Date on which this record was first entered in the EudraCT database:2004-11-03
    Trial results
    Index
    A. PROTOCOL INFORMATION
    B. SPONSOR INFORMATION
    C. APPLICANT IDENTIFICATION
    D. IMP IDENTIFICATION
    D.8 INFORMATION ON PLACEBO
    E. GENERAL INFORMATION ON THE TRIAL
    F. POPULATION OF TRIAL SUBJECTS
    G. INVESTIGATOR NETWORKS TO BE INVOLVED IN THE TRIAL
    N. REVIEW BY THE COMPETENT AUTHORITY OR ETHICS COMMITTEE IN THE COUNTRY CONCERNED
    P. END OF TRIAL
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    A. Protocol Information
    A.1Member State ConcernedCzechia - SUKL
    A.2EudraCT number2004-000142-20
    A.3Full title of the trial
    A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Parallel-group, Placebo-Controlled Study of Pexelizumab in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction Undergoing Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
    A.3.2Name or abbreviated title of the trial where available
    APEX-AMI
    A.4.1Sponsor's protocol code number2003056
    A.7Trial is part of a Paediatric Investigation Plan Information not present in EudraCT
    A.8EMA Decision number of Paediatric Investigation Plan
    B. Sponsor Information
    B.Sponsor: 1
    B.1.1Name of SponsorProcter & Gamble Pharmaceuticals
    B.1.3.4CountryUnited Kingdom
    B.3.1 and B.3.2Status of the sponsorCommercial
    B.4 Source(s) of Monetary or Material Support for the clinical trial:
    B.4.1Name of organisation providing support
    B.4.2Country
    B.5 Contact point designated by the sponsor for further information on the trial
    B.5.1Name of organisation
    B.5.2Functional name of contact point
    D. IMP Identification
    D.IMP: 1
    D.1.2 and D.1.3IMP RoleTest
    D.2 Status of the IMP to be used in the clinical trial
    D.2.1IMP to be used in the trial has a marketing authorisation Information not present in EudraCT
    D.2.5The IMP has been designated in this indication as an orphan drug in the Community No
    D.2.5.1Orphan drug designation number
    D.3 Description of the IMP
    D.3.1Product namepexelizumab
    D.3.2Product code h5G1.1-scFv
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Solution for injection
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMPIntravenous drip use (Noncurrent)
    Intravenous bolus use (Noncurrent)
    D.3.11 The IMP contains an:
    D.3.11.1Active substance of chemical origin No
    D.3.11.2Active substance of biological/ biotechnological origin (other than Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) Yes
    The IMP is a:
    D.3.11.3Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.1Somatic cell therapy medicinal product No
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product No
    D.3.11.3.3Tissue Engineered Product Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.4Combination ATIMP (i.e. one involving a medical device) Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.5Committee on Advanced therapies (CAT) has issued a classification for this product Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.4Combination product that includes a device, but does not involve an Advanced Therapy Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.5Radiopharmaceutical medicinal product No
    D.3.11.6Immunological medicinal product (such as vaccine, allergen, immune serum) No
    D.3.11.7Plasma derived medicinal product Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.8Extractive medicinal product Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.9Recombinant medicinal product Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.10Medicinal product containing genetically modified organisms No
    D.3.11.11Herbal medicinal product No
    D.3.11.12Homeopathic medicinal product No
    D.3.11.13Another type of medicinal product No
    D.8 Information on Placebo
    D.8 Placebo: 1
    D.8.1Is a Placebo used in this Trial?Yes
    D.8.3Pharmaceutical form of the placeboSolution for injection
    D.8.4Route of administration of the placeboIntravenous bolus use (Noncurrent)
    E. General Information on the Trial
    E.1 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.1Medical condition(s) being investigated
    Following as ST-wave elevation myocardial infarction, there is local ischemia. When reperfusion occurs, there is a complement mediated inflammatory reponse, known as reperfusion injury, and a systemic inflammatory response. The outcome of these responses is clinically manifested as morbidity and mortality. It is hypothesised that pexelizumab reduces these responses.
    MedDRA Classification
    E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.2Version 7.0
    E.1.2Level LLT
    E.1.2Classification code 10000891
    E.1.3Condition being studied is a rare disease No
    E.2 Objective of the trial
    E.2.1Main objective of the trial
    To determine whether pexelizumab treatment reduces all-cause mortality at Day 90 in patients with acute ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) who were expected to undergo primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI).
    E.2.2Secondary objectives of the trial
    To determine whether pexelizumab treatment in patients with acute STEMI expected to undergo primary PCI reduces:
    • death through Day 180;
    • cardiogenic shock through Day 90;
    • CHF through Day 90.

    The safety of intravenously administered pexelizumab in patients with AMI will be assessed through Discharge or Day 14 whichever comes first.

    The tertiary objectives are to determine whether pexelizumab treatment in patients with acute STEMI expected to undergo primary PCI reduces:
    • composite endpoint of death, cardiogenic shock or CHF through Day 90;
    • composite endpoint of cardiogenic shock or CHF through Day 90;
    • composite endpoint of death or cardiogenic shock through Day 90;
    • composite endpoint of death or CHF through Day 90;
    • stroke through Day 90;
    • recurrent MI through Day 90.
    E.2.3Trial contains a sub-study Information not present in EudraCT
    E.3Principal inclusion criteria
    1. Be at least 18 years of age.
    2. Has experienced continuous ischemic (cardiac) symptoms for at least 20 minutes.
    3. Has onset of symptoms of qualifying acute MI within the past 6 hours, and is expected to undergo primary PCI.
    4. Has an ECG indicative of an acute STEMI showing:
    • At least 2 mm ST elevation in 2 anterior or lateral leads; or
    • At least 2 mm ST elevation in 2 inferior leads coupled with ST depression in 2 contiguous anterior leads for a total ST deviation of  8 mm; or
    • new left bundle branch block with at least 1 mm concordant ST elevation.
    5. Be willing to provide informed consent (informed consent may be provided by a legally authorized representative if the patient is not able to provide it).
    6. Be willing and able to be followed for at least 12 months for evaluation.
    E.4Principal exclusion criteria
    1. Has isolated inferior wall MI without anterior ST depression (e.g. ST elevation only in II, III, AVF)
    2. Has received fibrinolytic therapy for treatment of the qualifying acute STEMI.
    3. Has a known or suspected hereditary complement deficiency.
    4. Has presence of or suspected active neisserial infection.
    5. Has evidence of a serious, active infection in the opinion of the Investigator
    6. Is currently receiving or is planning to receive any other investigational drug/device during this study or has been exposed to an unapproved investigational agent within the past 30 days.
    7. Is pregnant or breast-feeding.
    8. Has any other serious medical condition that, in the opinion of the Investigator is likely to alter the patient’s course of recovery or the evaluation of the study medication’s safety.
    9. Has previously been enrolled in this trial.
    E.5 End points
    E.5.1Primary end point(s)
    Reduction of all-cause mortality at Day 90 in patients with acute ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) who were expected to undergo primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI).
    E.6 and E.7 Scope of the trial
    E.6Scope of the trial
    E.6.1Diagnosis No
    E.6.2Prophylaxis Information not present in EudraCT
    E.6.3Therapy Yes
    E.6.4Safety Yes
    E.6.5Efficacy Yes
    E.6.6Pharmacokinetic No
    E.6.7Pharmacodynamic No
    E.6.8Bioequivalence No
    E.6.9Dose response No
    E.6.10Pharmacogenetic Information not present in EudraCT
    E.6.11Pharmacogenomic No
    E.6.12Pharmacoeconomic Yes
    E.6.13Others No
    E.7Trial type and phase
    E.7.1Human pharmacology (Phase I) No
    E.7.1.1First administration to humans No
    E.7.1.2Bioequivalence study No
    E.7.1.3Other No
    E.7.1.3.1Other trial type description
    E.7.2Therapeutic exploratory (Phase II) No
    E.7.3Therapeutic confirmatory (Phase III) Yes
    E.7.4Therapeutic use (Phase IV) No
    E.8 Design of the trial
    E.8.1Controlled Yes
    E.8.1.1Randomised Yes
    E.8.1.2Open No
    E.8.1.3Single blind No
    E.8.1.4Double blind Yes
    E.8.1.5Parallel group Yes
    E.8.1.6Cross over No
    E.8.1.7Other No
    E.8.2 Comparator of controlled trial
    E.8.2.1Other medicinal product(s) No
    E.8.2.2Placebo Yes
    E.8.2.3Other No
    E.8.3 The trial involves single site in the Member State concerned No
    E.8.4 The trial involves multiple sites in the Member State concerned Yes
    E.8.5The trial involves multiple Member States Yes
    E.8.6 Trial involving sites outside the EEA
    E.8.6.1Trial being conducted both within and outside the EEA Yes
    E.8.6.2Trial being conducted completely outside of the EEA Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.6.3If E.8.6.1 or E.8.6.2 are Yes, specify the regions in which trial sites are planned
    E.8.7Trial has a data monitoring committee Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.8 Definition of the end of the trial and justification where it is not the last visit of the last subject undergoing the trial
    E.8.9 Initial estimate of the duration of the trial
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned years4
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned months6
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned days
    E.8.9.2In all countries concerned by the trial years4
    E.8.9.2In all countries concerned by the trial months6
    F. Population of Trial Subjects
    F.1 Age Range
    F.1.1Trial has subjects under 18 No
    F.1.1.1In Utero Information not present in EudraCT
    F.1.1.2Preterm newborn infants (up to gestational age < 37 weeks) Information not present in EudraCT
    F.1.1.3Newborns (0-27 days) Information not present in EudraCT
    F.1.1.4Infants and toddlers (28 days-23 months) Information not present in EudraCT
    F.1.1.5Children (2-11years) Information not present in EudraCT
    F.1.1.6Adolescents (12-17 years) Information not present in EudraCT
    F.1.2Adults (18-64 years) Yes
    F.1.3Elderly (>=65 years) Yes
    F.2 Gender
    F.2.1Female Yes
    F.2.2Male Yes
    F.3 Group of trial subjects
    F.3.1Healthy volunteers No
    F.3.2Patients Yes
    F.3.3Specific vulnerable populations Information not present in EudraCT
    F.3.3.1Women of childbearing potential not using contraception No
    F.3.3.2Women of child-bearing potential using contraception Information not present in EudraCT
    F.3.3.3Pregnant women No
    F.3.3.4Nursing women No
    F.3.3.5Emergency situation Yes
    F.3.3.6Subjects incapable of giving consent personally Yes
    F.3.3.6.1Details of subjects incapable of giving consent
    The protocol permits a legally authorised representative to give informed consent on behalf of the patient if the patient is not able to do so.
    F.3.3.7Others No
    F.4 Planned number of subjects to be included
    F.4.1In the member state800
    F.4.2 For a multinational trial
    F.4.2.1In the EEA 3600
    F.4.2.2In the whole clinical trial 8500
    G. Investigator Networks to be involved in the Trial
    N. Review by the Competent Authority or Ethics Committee in the country concerned
    N.Competent Authority Decision Authorised
    N.Date of Competent Authority Decision2004-10-01
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion of the trial applicationFavourable
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion: Reason(s) for unfavourable opinion
    N.Date of Ethics Committee Opinion2004-08-18
    P. End of Trial
    P.End of Trial StatusPrematurely Ended
    P.Date of the global end of the trial2006-08-08
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