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    Summary
    EudraCT Number:2015-005398-18
    Sponsor's Protocol Code Number:W15-679
    National Competent Authority:Germany - PEI
    Clinical Trial Type:EEA CTA
    Trial Status:Prematurely Ended
    Date on which this record was first entered in the EudraCT database:2016-03-16
    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 ConcernedGermany - PEI
    A.2EudraCT number2015-005398-18
    A.3Full title of the trial
    Treating patients with early axial spondyloarthritis to target – a 1 year randomized controlled study taking an intense treatment approach versus routine treatment (STRIKE)
    A.3.1Title of the trial for lay people, in easily understood, i.e. non-technical, language
    Treating patients with early axial spondyloarthritis to target – a 1 year randomized controlled study taking an intense treatment approach versus routine treatment (STRIKE)
    A.4.1Sponsor's protocol code numberW15-679
    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 SponsorAbbVie Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG
    B.1.3.4CountryGermany
    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 supportAbbVie Deutschland GmbH & Co KG
    B.4.2CountryGermany
    B.5 Contact point designated by the sponsor for further information on the trial
    B.5.1Name of organisationAbbVie Ltd
    B.5.2Functional name of contact pointEU Clinical Trials Helpdesk
    B.5.3 Address:
    B.5.3.1Street AddressAbbVie House, Vanwall Business Park, Vanwall Road
    B.5.3.2Town/ cityMaidenhead
    B.5.3.3Post codeSL6 4UB
    B.5.3.4CountryUnited Kingdom
    B.5.4Telephone number00441628561090
    B.5.5Fax number+00441628461153
    B.5.6E-maileu-clinical-trials@abbvie.com
    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 Humira 40 mg solution for injection in pre-filled syringe
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderAbbVie Ltd.
    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 number
    D.3 Description of the IMP
    D.3.1Product nameAdalimumab
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Solution for injection in pre-filled syringe
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMPSubcutaneous use
    D.3.8 to D.3.10 IMP Identification Details (Active Substances)
    D.3.8INN - Proposed INNADALIMUMAB
    D.3.9.1CAS number 331731-18-1
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB20016
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg/ml milligram(s)/millilitre
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number50
    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) No
    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 No
    D.3.11.3.4Combination ATIMP (i.e. one involving a medical device) No
    D.3.11.3.5Committee on Advanced therapies (CAT) has issued a classification for this product No
    D.3.11.4Combination product that includes a device, but does not involve an Advanced Therapy No
    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 No
    D.3.11.8Extractive medicinal product No
    D.3.11.9Recombinant medicinal product Yes
    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
    Axial spondyloarthritis
    E.1.1.1Medical condition in easily understood language
    Axial Spondyloarthritis
    E.1.1.2Therapeutic area Diseases [C] - Immune System Diseases [C20]
    MedDRA Classification
    E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.2Version 20.0
    E.1.2Level PT
    E.1.2Classification code 10071400
    E.1.2Term Axial spondyloarthritis
    E.1.2System Organ Class 10028395 - Musculoskeletal and connective tissue disorders
    E.1.3Condition being studied is a rare disease No
    E.2 Objective of the trial
    E.2.1Main objective of the trial
    To compare a treat-to-target (T2T) intense treatment approach with a routine treatment approach (Standard of Care [SOC]) in reducing disease activity at week 32 in patients with axial spondyloarthritis (axSpA).
    E.2.2Secondary objectives of the trial
    To compare a T2T intense treatment approach with SOC by assessing the following: improvement of quality of life, improvement of function, improvement of work productivity, reducing inflammation, reducing disease activity
    E.2.3Trial contains a sub-study No
    E.3Principal inclusion criteria
    1. Diagnosis of axial SpA (either ankylosing spondylitis or non-radiographic axial SpA) and fulfilling the ASAS classification criteria for axial SpA
    2. Subjects aged ≥ 18 years
    3. Disease duration < 5 years
    4. Subjects must have a baseline disease activity as defined by having an ASDAS ≥ 2.1 or a BASDAI ≥ 4
    5. Subjects must be either NSAID-naïve or had not been treated with the maximal recommended dose during the last 2 weeks prior to the Baseline Visit.
    E.4Principal exclusion criteria
    1. Contraindications for NSAIDs or Tumor Necrosis Factor (TNF) blocker according to local labeling
    2. If entering the study on concomitant NSAIDs, subjects taking the maximal recommended dose during the 2 weeks prior to Baseline or have failed or developed intolerance to a NSAID taken at maximal recommended dose for 2 weeks or more at any time
    3. Prior exposure to any anti-TNF therapy; any biologic therapy with a potential therapeutic impact on SpA, or subject has been treated with any investigational drug of chemical or biologic nature within a minimum of 30 days or five half-lives (whichever is longer) of the drug prior to the Baseline Visit.
    E.5 End points
    E.5.1Primary end point(s)
    Clinical disease activity at Week 32 as measured by the percentage of subjects with ASDAS inactive disease (ASDAS < 1.3) in the two treatment arms.
    E.5.1.1Timepoint(s) of evaluation of this end point
    Week 32
    E.5.2Secondary end point(s)
    Quality of life: EQ-5D Questionnaire, Work Productivity and Activity Impairment: WPAI-axSpA, Overall functioning: ASAS HI, Disease activity: BASDAI, Percentage of subjects achieving 50% improvement in BASDAI, Function: BASFI NRS score, Disease activity: ASDAS, Percentage of subjects in ASDAS inactive disease (ASDAS < 1.3), Percentage of subjects with low disease activity (ASDAS < 2.1), Percentage of subjects with moderate disease activity (ASDAS ≥1.3 to < 2.1), Percentage of subjects with high disease activity (ASDAS ≥ 2.1 to < 3.5), Percentage of subjects with very high disease activity (ASDAS ≤ 3.5), ASAS 20, ASAS 40, and ASAS Partial Remission, Active inflammation: MRI of the sacroiliac joints and the spine, Physician’s Global Assessment of Disease Activity, Patient’s Global Assessment of Disease Activity, Patient’s Global Assessment of Pain, Swollen Joint Count, Tender Joint Count, Change from baseline in MASES, Change from baseline in Dactylitis count, Anterior uveitis, C-reactive Protein, Erythrocyte sedimentation rate, ASDAS course over time, BASDAI course over time.
    E.5.2.1Timepoint(s) of evaluation of this end point
    Weeks 32 and 52
    E.6 and E.7 Scope of the trial
    E.6Scope of the trial
    E.6.1Diagnosis No
    E.6.2Prophylaxis No
    E.6.3Therapy Yes
    E.6.4Safety No
    E.6.5Efficacy No
    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
    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 Yes
    E.8.1.1Randomised Yes
    E.8.1.2Open Yes
    E.8.1.3Single blind No
    E.8.1.4Double blind No
    E.8.1.5Parallel group No
    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 No
    E.8.2.3Other Yes
    E.8.2.3.1Comparator description
    Local Standard of Care
    E.8.2.4Number of treatment arms in the trial2
    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 concerned30
    E.8.5The trial involves multiple Member States No
    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 No
    E.8.7Trial has a data monitoring committee No
    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
    The end of study is defined as the date of the last subject last visit or the last follow-up contact, whichever is longer.
    E.8.9 Initial estimate of the duration of the trial
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned years3
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned months
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned days
    F. Population of Trial Subjects
    F.1 Age Range
    F.1.1Trial has subjects under 18 No
    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) No
    F.1.1.6Adolescents (12-17 years) No
    F.1.2Adults (18-64 years) Yes
    F.1.2.1Number of subjects for this age range: 215
    F.1.3Elderly (>=65 years) Yes
    F.1.3.1Number of subjects for this age range: 25
    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 Yes
    F.3.3.1Women of childbearing potential not using contraception No
    F.3.3.2Women of child-bearing potential using contraception Yes
    F.3.3.3Pregnant women No
    F.3.3.4Nursing women No
    F.3.3.5Emergency situation No
    F.3.3.6Subjects incapable of giving consent personally No
    F.3.3.7Others No
    F.4 Planned number of subjects to be included
    F.4.1In the member state240
    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)
    Patients will be treated as deemed necessary and appropriate by their physician.
    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 Decision2016-05-12
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion of the trial applicationFavourable
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion: Reason(s) for unfavourable opinion
    N.Date of Ethics Committee Opinion2016-07-12
    P. End of Trial
    P.End of Trial StatusPrematurely Ended
    P.Date of the global end of the trial2018-01-31
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