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    Summary
    EudraCT Number:2009-011587-11
    Sponsor's Protocol Code Number:RHMCAN0658
    National Competent Authority:UK - MHRA
    Clinical Trial Type:EEA CTA
    Trial Status:Completed
    Date on which this record was first entered in the EudraCT database:2010-10-18
    Trial results View 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 ConcernedUK - MHRA
    A.2EudraCT number2009-011587-11
    A.3Full title of the trial
    INVESTIGATING THE CLINICAL USE OF 13-VALENT PNEUMOCOCCAL CONJUGATE VACCINE (PREVENAR)IN CHILDHOOD ACUTE LYMPHOBLASTIC LEUKAEMIA
    A.3.1Title of the trial for lay people, in easily understood, i.e. non-technical, language
    PCV immunisation for children with leukaemia
    A.3.2Name or abbreviated title of the trial where available
    PCV13 in ALL
    A.4.1Sponsor's protocol code numberRHMCAN0658
    A.5.1ISRCTN (International Standard Randomised Controlled Trial) NumberISRCTN12861513
    A.7Trial is part of a Paediatric Investigation Plan No
    A.8EMA Decision number of Paediatric Investigation Plan
    B. Sponsor Information
    B.Sponsor: 1
    B.1.1Name of SponsorUniversity Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust
    B.1.3.4CountryUnited Kingdom
    B.3.1 and B.3.2Status of the sponsorNon-Commercial
    B.4 Source(s) of Monetary or Material Support for the clinical trial:
    B.4.1Name of organisation providing supportNIHR
    B.4.2CountryUnited Kingdom
    B.5 Contact point designated by the sponsor for further information on the trial
    B.5.1Name of organisationUniversity of Southampton CTU
    B.5.2Functional name of contact pointElizabeth Dixon, Trials Mana
    B.5.3 Address:
    B.5.3.1Street AddressMailpoint 131, Southampton General Hospital
    B.5.3.2Town/ citySouthampton
    B.5.3.3Post codeSO16 6YD
    B.5.3.4CountryUnited Kingdom
    B.5.4Telephone number02380 795331
    B.5.5Fax number0844 7740621
    B.5.6E-maile.dixon@soton.ac.uk
    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 Yes
    D.2.1.1.1Trade name Prevenar-13
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderWyeth Lederle Vaccines S.A.
    D.2.1.2Country which granted the Marketing AuthorisationEuropean Union
    D.2.5The IMP has been designated in this indication as an orphan drug in the Community No
    D.2.5.1Orphan drug designation numberNot applicable
    D.3 Description of the IMP
    D.3.1Product namePrevenar-13
    D.3.2Product code N/A
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Suspension for injection
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMPIntramuscular use
    D.3.8 to D.3.10 IMP Identification Details (Active Substances)
    D.3.8INN - Proposed INNPneumococcal saccharide conjugated vaccine, adsorbed
    D.3.9.3Other descriptive namePrevenar 13
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit ml millilitre(s)
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number0.5
    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) Yes
    D.3.11.7Plasma derived medicinal product No
    D.3.11.8Extractive medicinal product No
    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
    E. General Information on the Trial
    E.1 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.1Medical condition(s) being investigated
    Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia
    E.1.1.1Medical condition in easily understood language
    Childhood leukaemia
    E.1.1.2Therapeutic area Body processes [G] - Immune system processes [G12]
    MedDRA Classification
    E.1.3Condition being studied is a rare disease No
    E.2 Objective of the trial
    E.2.1Main objective of the trial
    The principal research question is whether immunisation with a pneumococcal vaccine (13vPCV) can be used to protect children with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia from pneumococcal infection. It will seek to identify the earliest time-point in treatment that children can be effectively vaccinated in order to protect children from this infection for as long as possible, when they are most at risk of infection. Specifically, it will investigate whether protective pneumococcal immunity can be achieved by immunising with 13vPCV:

    a) during leukaemia treatment (during maintenance chemotherapy)?
    b) at the end of leukaemia treatment?
    c) 6 months after completion of leukaemia treatment?


    E.2.2Secondary objectives of the trial
    Secondary objectives of the study are:

    1. To establish if the side effcts of a pneumococcal vaccine (13vPCV)are tolerable and acceptable in children with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia (ALL).
    2. To document any cases of pneumococcal infection in the study population
    3. To document how many children carry different pneumococcal types in this population. This is important to ensure that the different types of pneumococcal contained in the vaccine are appropriate for the population.
    4. To describe the effects on the immune system of current ALL chemotherapy treatment.
    E.2.3Trial contains a sub-study No
    E.3Principal inclusion criteria
    Inclusion criteria:

    i) Age 2 to 18 years (inclusive)
    ii) ALL confirmed by immunophenotyping at diagnosis
    iii) Currently receiving maintenance therapy as per UKALL 2003 treatment protocol, or treatment as per UKALL 2003 protocol (iincluding interim guidelines) completed within last 6 months
    iv) Informed consent of parent/guardian (+/- patient)


    E.4Principal exclusion criteria
    Exclusion criteria:

    i) Concomitant acquired or congenital immunodeficiency
    ii) Concomitant immunosuppressive medication within previous 3 months, other than maintenance chemotherapy as per UKALL 2003 protocol
    iii) Previous severe or anaphylactic reaction to PCV
    iv) Previous severe or anaphylactic reaction to diphtheria toxoid
    v) Previous immunisation with PCV13
    v) Children with a contraindication to receipt of any vaccine or a specific vaccine as stated in the Department of Health Green Book on immunization (DOH, 2006)

    E.5 End points
    E.5.1Primary end point(s)
    The primary outcome measure will be the percentage of children who have protective levels of anti-pneumococcal antibodies (as defined by WHO) 1 month post-13vPCV immunisation.
    E.5.1.1Timepoint(s) of evaluation of this end point
    0, 1 and 12 months
    E.5.2Secondary end point(s)
    i) immune status (lymphocyte subsets and immunoglubulin subclasses) in children receiving treatment for ALL
    ii) Pneumococcal serotype carriage in children receiving treatment for ALL
    E.5.2.1Timepoint(s) of evaluation of this end point
    0,1 and 12 months
    E.6 and E.7 Scope of the trial
    E.6Scope of the trial
    E.6.1Diagnosis No
    E.6.2Prophylaxis Yes
    E.6.3Therapy No
    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 No
    E.6.11Pharmacogenomic No
    E.6.12Pharmacoeconomic No
    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
    not applicable
    E.7.2Therapeutic exploratory (Phase II) No
    E.7.3Therapeutic confirmatory (Phase III) No
    E.7.4Therapeutic use (Phase IV) Yes
    E.8 Design of the trial
    E.8.1Controlled No
    E.8.1.1Randomised Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.1.2Open Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.1.3Single blind Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.1.4Double blind Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.1.5Parallel group Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.1.6Cross over Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.1.7Other Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.2 Comparator of controlled trial
    E.8.2.1Other medicinal product(s) No
    E.8.2.2Placebo No
    E.8.2.3Other No
    E.8.2.3.1Comparator description
    not applicable
    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.8.4.1Number of sites anticipated in Member State concerned6
    E.8.5The trial involves multiple Member States No
    E.8.5.1Number of sites anticipated in the EEA0
    E.8.6 Trial involving sites outside the EEA
    E.8.6.1Trial being conducted both within and outside the EEA No
    E.8.6.2Trial being conducted completely outside of the EEA Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.7Trial has a data monitoring committee Yes
    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
    Last visit and assessment 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 months0
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned days0
    E.8.9.2In all countries concerned by the trial years4
    E.8.9.2In all countries concerned by the trial months0
    E.8.9.2In all countries concerned by the trial days0
    F. Population of Trial Subjects
    F.1 Age Range
    F.1.1Trial has subjects under 18 Yes
    F.1.1Number of subjects for this age range: 120
    F.1.1.1In Utero No
    F.1.1.2Preterm newborn infants (up to gestational age < 37 weeks) No
    F.1.1.3Newborns (0-27 days) No
    F.1.1.4Infants and toddlers (28 days-23 months) No
    F.1.1.5Children (2-11years) Yes
    F.1.1.5.1Number of subjects for this age range: 80
    F.1.1.6Adolescents (12-17 years) Yes
    F.1.1.6.1Number of subjects for this age range: 40
    F.1.2Adults (18-64 years) No
    F.1.3Elderly (>=65 years) No
    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 No
    F.3.3.1Women of childbearing potential not using contraception Information not present in EudraCT
    F.3.3.2Women of child-bearing potential using contraception Information not present in EudraCT
    F.3.3.3Pregnant women Information not present in EudraCT
    F.3.3.4Nursing women Information not present in EudraCT
    F.3.3.5Emergency situation Information not present in EudraCT
    F.3.3.6Subjects incapable of giving consent personally Information not present in EudraCT
    F.3.3.7Others Information not present in EudraCT
    F.4 Planned number of subjects to be included
    F.4.1In the member state120
    F.4.2 For a multinational trial
    F.4.2.1In the EEA 120
    F.4.2.2In the whole clinical trial 120
    F.5 Plans for treatment or care after the subject has ended the participation in the trial (if it is different from the expected normal treatment of that condition)
    If a child does not respond to the vaccine and is left unprotected from pneumococcal infection at 12 months after the vaccine is given, we will offer a further booster vaccination at this time.

    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 Decision2009-10-15
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion of the trial applicationFavourable
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion: Reason(s) for unfavourable opinion
    N.Date of Ethics Committee Opinion2010-02-11
    P. End of Trial
    P.End of Trial StatusCompleted
    P.Date of the global end of the trial2015-08-14
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