Open Label, Phase II Study to Evaluate Efficacy and Safety of Oral Nilotinib in Philadelphia Positive (Ph+) Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (CML) Pediatric Patients.

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Basic Trial Information

PhaseTypeStatusAgeSponsorProtocol IDs
Phase IIBiomarker/Laboratory analysis, TreatmentActive18 and underPharmaceutical / IndustryCAMN107A2203

Trial Description


To evaluate the safety, efficacy and concentration of nilotinib over time in the Ph+ chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML) in pediatric patients (from 1 to <18 years).

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Newly diagnosed and untreated Ph+ CML CP or Ph+ CML CP or AP resistant or intolerant to either imatinib or dasatinib
  • Karnofsky or Lansky ≥ 50
  • Adequate renal, hepatic and pancreatic function
  • Potassium, magnesium, phosphorus and total calcium values ≥ LLN (lower limit of normal)
  • Written informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Treatment with strong CYP3A4 inhibitors or inducers
  • Use or planned use of any medications that have a known risk or possible risk to prolong the QT interval
  • Acute or chronic liver, pancreatic or severe renal disease
  • History of pancreatitis or chronic pancreatitis.
  • Impaired cardiac function
  • No evidence of active graft vs host and <3mo since Stem Cell Transplant
  • Total body irradiation (TBI) or craniospinal radiation therapy <6months
  • Hypersensitivity to the active ingredient or any of the excipients including lactose.
  • Other protocol-defined inclusion/exclusion criteria.

Trial Contact Information

Trial Lead Organizations/Sponsors

Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation

  • Children's Oncology Group
  • Innovative Therapies for Children with Cancer
Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Study Director
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Ph: 1-888-669-6682

Trial Sites



City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center

Contact Person
Ph: 626-256-4673Ext. 64200

Anna Pawlowska
Principal Investigator

Loma Linda

Loma Linda University Health Oncology

Contact Person
Ph: 909-558-7428

Antranik Bedros
Principal Investigator

Los Angeles

Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Contact Person
Ph: 323-361-2225

Cecilia H. Fu
Principal Investigator


Children's Hospital Central California

Contact Person
Ph: 559-353-5480

J Daniel Ozeran
Principal Investigator

Palo Alto

Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford

Contact Person
Ph: 650-723-5117

Neyssa Marina
Principal Investigator

San Diego

Kaiser Permanente - California Southern Onc

Contact Person
Ph: 323-783-5307

Robert Cooper
Principal Investigator

Fort Myers

Lee Cancer Care of Lee Memorial Health System

Contact Person
Ph: 239-343-5333

Emad Salman
Principal Investigator


UF Health Cancer Center

Contact Person
Ph: 352-273-9120

William Slayton
Principal Investigator


Nemours Children's Hospital

Contact Person
Ph: 407-234-1740

Ramamoorthy Nagasubramanian
Principal Investigator

St. Petersburg

All Children's Hospital

Contact Person
Ph: 727-767-4176

Gregory Hale
Principal Investigator

West Palm Beach

Kaplan Cancer Center at St. Mary's Medical Center

Virupakshapu Narayana-Gowda
Principal Investigator


Curtis and Elizabeth Anderson Cancer Institute at Memorial Health University Medical Center

Contact Person
Ph: 912-350-8603

Martin Johnston
Principal Investigator


Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

Contact Person
Ph: 312-227-4855

Nobuko Hijiya
Principal Investigator


Riley's Children Cancer Center at Riley Hospital for Children

Contact Person
Ph: 317-948-1269

Robert Fallon
Principal Investigator


Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins

Contact Person
Ph: 410-955-8817

Patrick Brown
Principal Investigator


University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview Oncology

Peter Gordon
Principal Investigator


University of Mississippi Medical Center Peds Heme/Onc

Contact Person
Ph: 601-984-5220

Gail Megason
Principal Investigator

New Jersey
New Brunswick

UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical Center Oncology

Contact Person
Ph: 732-235-6096

Principal Investigator

North Carolina
Chapel Hill

UNC Chapel Hill

Contact Person
Ph: 919-966-0985

Stuart Gold
Principal Investigator


Blumenthal Cancer Center at Carolinas Medical Center

Contact Person
Ph: 704-355-3959

Joel Kaplan
Principal Investigator


Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center Cin. Children's Hosp Med Ctr

Maureen O Brien
Principal Investigator


Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital RB&C 340

Contact Person
Ph: 216-844-3345

Yousif Matloub
Principal Investigator


Nationwide Children's Hospital

Contact Person
Ph: 614-722-4360

Mark Ranalli
Principal Investigator


East Tennessee Children's Hospital

Contact Person
Ph: 865-541-8266

Ray Pais
Principal Investigator


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Contact Person
Ph: 901-595-4616

Patrick Campbell
Principal Investigator


Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas

Sharon Lockhart
Principal Investigator


Children's Medical Center of Dallas Oncology

Contact Person
Ph: 214-648-2912

Theodore Laetsch
Principal Investigator

Fort Worth

Cook Children's Medical Center - Fort Worth

Contact Person
Ph: 682-885-4007

Kenneth Heym
Principal Investigator

Salt Lake City

Primary Children's Medical Center

Contact Person
Ph: 801-588-3328

Phillip Barnette
Principal Investigator


Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters

Contact Person
Ph: 757-668-9026

Eric Lowe
Principal Investigator


Midwest Children's Cancer Center at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

Michael Kelly
Principal Investigator

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NLM Identifier NCT01844765 processed this data on May 25, 2015

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