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    Summary
    EudraCT Number:2019-001341-40
    Sponsor's Protocol Code Number:COMB157G23101
    National Competent Authority:Germany - PEI
    Clinical Trial Type:EEA CTA
    Trial Status:Ongoing
    Date on which this record was first entered in the EudraCT database:2020-03-05
    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 ConcernedGermany - PEI
    A.2EudraCT number2019-001341-40
    A.3Full title of the trial
    A single-arm, prospective, multicentre, open-label study to evaluate ofatumumab treatment effectiveness and patient-reported outcomes in patients with relapsing multiple sclerosis transitioning from dimethyl fumarate or fingolimod therapy
    A.3.1Title of the trial for lay people, in easily understood, i.e. non-technical, language
    An open-label study evaluating ofatumumab treatment effectiveness and PROs in subjects with RMS transitioning from dimethyl fumarate or fingolimod to ofatumumab
    A.4.1Sponsor's protocol code numberCOMB157G23101
    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 SponsorNovartis Pharma AG
    B.1.3.4CountrySwitzerland
    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 supportNovartis Pharma AG
    B.4.2CountrySwitzerland
    B.5 Contact point designated by the sponsor for further information on the trial
    B.5.1Name of organisationNovartis Pharma GmbH
    B.5.2Functional name of contact pointMedizinischer Infoservice (MCC)
    B.5.3 Address:
    B.5.3.1Street AddressRoonstrasse 25
    B.5.3.2Town/ cityNuernberg
    B.5.3.3Post code90429
    B.5.3.4CountryGermany
    B.5.4Telephone number+49 911 273-12100
    B.5.5Fax number+49 911 27312160
    B.5.6E-mailinfoservice.novartis@novartis.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 Kesimpta
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderNovartis Ireland Limited
    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 nameofatumumab
    D.3.2Product code OMB157
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Solution for injection in pre-filled pen
    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 INNOFATUMUMAB
    D.3.9.1CAS number 679818-59-8
    D.3.9.2Current sponsor codeOMB157
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB25221
    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 Yes
    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
    Multiple sclerosis
    E.1.1.1Medical condition in easily understood language
    Multiple sclerosis
    E.1.1.2Therapeutic area Diseases [C] - Nervous System Diseases [C10]
    MedDRA Classification
    E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.2Version 20.0
    E.1.2Level PT
    E.1.2Classification code 10048393
    E.1.2Term Multiple sclerosis relapse
    E.1.2System Organ Class 10029205 - Nervous system disorders
    E.1.3Condition being studied is a rare disease No
    E.2 Objective of the trial
    E.2.1Main objective of the trial
    Demonstrate the effectiveness of ofatumumab 20 mg s.c. administered every 4 weeks in subjects with relapsing forms of MS who had breakthrough disease on dimethyl fumarate or fingolimod
    E.2.2Secondary objectives of the trial
    Evaluate the safety of ofatumumab 20 mg s.c. administrated every 4 weeks in subjects with relapsing forms of MS who had breakthrough disease on dimethyl fumarate or fingolimod
    E.2.3Trial contains a sub-study No
    E.3Principal inclusion criteria
    • Diagnosis of MS according to the 2017 Revised McDonald criteria
    • Relapsing MS: relapsing forms of MS (RMS)including RMS and secondary progressive MS (SPMS) Lublin et al 2014
    • Disability status at screening defined by Expanded Disability Status Scale (EDSS) score of 0 to 4 (inclusive)
    • MS treatment history with a maximum of 3 Disease Modifying Therapies (DMTs)
    • Subject transitioning from either dimethyl fumarate or fingolimod which was administered for a period of at least 6 months, as their last DMT before first study drug administration
    • Breakthrough disease activity while the participant was adequately using dimethyl fumarate or fingolimod prior to transitioning for a minimum of 6 months as evidenced by one or more clinically reported relapses or one or more signs of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) activity (e.g. Gd+ enhancement, new or enlarging T2 lesions)
    • Neurologically stable within one month prior to first study drug administration
    E.4Principal exclusion criteria
    • Subjects with primary progressive MS (Polman et al 2011) or SPMS without disease activity (Lublin et al 2014)
    • Subjects meeting criteria for neuromyelitis optica (Wingerchuk et al 2015)
    • Disease duration of more than 10 years since diagnosis
    • Pregnant or nursing(lactating) women
    • Women of child-bearing potential unless they are using highly effective forms of contraception during dosing and for at least 6 months after stopping study medication
    • Subjects with active chronic disease of the immune system other than MS or with immunodeficiency syndrome
    • Subjects with active systemic bacterial, fungal or viral infections (such as hepatitis, HIV, COVID-19), or known to have Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS)
    • Subjects with neurological symptoms consistent with Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy (PML) or with confirmed PML
    • Subjects at risk of developing or having reactivation of syphilis or
    tuberculosis
    • Subjects at risk of developing or having reactivation of hepatitis: positive results at screening for serological markers for hepatitis A, B, C and E indicating acute or chronic infection
    • Have received any live or live-attenuated vaccines within 4 weeks prior to first study drug administration
    • Have been treated with medications as specified or within timeframes specified (e.g. corticosteroids, ofatumumab, rituximab, ocrelizumab, alemtuzumab, natalizumab, daclizumab, cyclophosphamide, teriflunomide etc.)
    • Subjects suspected of not being able or willing to cooperate or comply with study protocol requirements in the opinion of the investigator
    E.5 End points
    E.5.1Primary end point(s)
    Annual relapse rate (ARR, based on confirmed relapses) measured over the 96 weeks
    E.5.1.1Timepoint(s) of evaluation of this end point
    96 weeks
    E.5.2Secondary end point(s)
    • Proportion of subjects with adverse events, including injection related reactions
    • Proportion of patients with laboratory or vital signs results meeting abnormal criteria
    • The proportion of subjects discontinuing treatment due to insufficient effectiveness (lack of efficacy) or tolerability/safety reasons
    E.5.2.1Timepoint(s) of evaluation of this end point
    96 weeks
    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 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
    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 No
    E.8.1.1Randomised No
    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 No
    E.8.2.4Number of treatment arms in the trial1
    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 concerned19
    E.8.5The trial involves multiple Member States Yes
    E.8.5.1Number of sites anticipated in the EEA80
    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 No
    E.8.6.3If E.8.6.1 or E.8.6.2 are Yes, specify the regions in which trial sites are planned
    Argentina
    Australia
    Austria
    Belgium
    Bulgaria
    Canada
    Czechia
    Estonia
    France
    Germany
    Greece
    Hungary
    Italy
    Latvia
    Lebanon
    Mexico
    Norway
    Poland
    Portugal
    Russian Federation
    Saudi Arabia
    Slovakia
    Slovenia
    Spain
    Switzerland
    Turkey
    United Kingdom
    United States
    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
    Study completion is defined as when the last subject finishes their Study Completion visit and any repeat assessments associated with this visit have been documented and followed-up appropriately by the Investigator or, in the event of an early study termination decision, the date of that decision.
    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 months10
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned days17
    E.8.9.2In all countries concerned by the trial years4
    E.8.9.2In all countries concerned by the trial months4
    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: 550
    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 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 state58
    F.4.2 For a multinational trial
    F.4.2.1In the EEA 289
    F.4.2.2In the whole clinical trial 550
    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 who complete the End of Study (EOS) visit on study drug, could enter the planned umbrella extension study. All patients who are prematurely withdrawn from the study will be provided with follow-up medical care or referred to appropriate ongoing care by investigators. Patients who complete the EOS on study drug but do not enter the umbrella extension study or patients who prematurely discontinue study drug and complete their EOS visits will enter the Safety Followup.
    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 Decision2020-05-07
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion of the trial applicationFavourable
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion: Reason(s) for unfavourable opinion
    N.Date of Ethics Committee Opinion2020-05-08
    P. End of Trial
    P.End of Trial StatusOngoing
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