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Treatment Name: Phase I/II Trial of Imatinib Mesylate; (Gleevec; ST1571) in Treatment of Recurrent Oligodendroglioma and Mixed Oligoastrocytoma
Keywords: Gleevec
Phase: Phase 1/2
Treatment ID#s: VT1347         NCT00049127
Age Group: Adults Only
Min Karnofsky Score: 60: Requires occasional assistance but is able to care for most of own needs
Conditions: Newly Diagnosed: N
Recurrent: Y
Prior Surgery is Allowed
Prior Radiation is Allowed
Prior Chemotherapy is Sometimes Allowed
Histologically confirmed oligodendroglioma or mixed oligoastrocytoma Grade 2-4 Recurrent disease Failed prior surgery, radiotherapy, nitrosourea-based therapy, or temozolomide chemotherapy regimen Progressive disease by MRI or CT scan No more than 2 prior chemotherapy regimens No prior or concurrent significant intratumoral hemorrhage
Last Updated: 01/12/2010
Tumor Types: Mixed Glioma
Oligodendroglioma High Grade
Oligodendroglioma Low Grade
Comments: No prior interstitial chemotherapy, including carmustine wafers, unless separate lesion seen on MRI outside of prior treatment field
Treatment Type: Chemotherapy.
Contact: Mayo Clinic-Cancer Clinical Studies Unit
Kurt Jaeckle, MD
4500 San Pablo Road
Jacksonville, FL 32224
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McFarland Clinic, P.C.
Joseph J. Merchant, MD
Ames, IA 50010
Email not available
CCOP - Cedar Rapids Oncology Project
Martin Wiesenfeld, MD
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403-1206
Email not available
Alegent Health Community Memorial Hospital
James A. Mailliard, MD
Missouri Valley, IA 51555
Email not available
Siouxland Hematology-Oncology
Donald Bruce Wender, MD, PhD
Sioux City, IA 51101-1733
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Trinity Medical Center - East
Stewart C. Garneau, MD
Moline, IL 61265
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CCOP - Illinois Oncology Research Association
John Kugler, MD
Peoria, IL 61615-7828
Email not available
CCOP - Carle Cancer Center
Kendrith Rowland, MD
Urbana, IL 61801
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CCOP - Wichita
Shaker R. Dakhil, MD
Wichita, KS 67214-3882
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Haematology-Oncology Associates of Ohio and Michigan, P.C.,
Paul L. Schaefer, MD
Lambertville, MI 48144
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CCOP - Duluth
Daniel Nikcevich, MD, PhD
Duluth, MN 55805
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CCOP - Metro-Minnesota
Patrick J. Flynn, MD
Saint Louis Park, MN 55416
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CCOP - Montana Cancer Consortium
Patrick W. Cobb, MD
Billings, MT 59101
Email not available
Bismarck Cancer Center
Edward J. Wos, DO
Bismarck, ND 58501
Email not available
Bryan LGH Medical Center West
Alan R. Berg, MD
Lincoln, NE 68502
Email not available
John and Dorothy Morgan Cancer Center at Lehigh Valley Hospital
Suresh G. Nair, MD
Allentown, PA 18105
Phone: 570-271-6045
Email not available
Geisinger Medical Center
Albert M. Bernath, MD
Danville, PA 17822-2001
Email not available
Guthrie Medical Center - Sayre
Goran Broketa, MD
Sayre, PA 18840
Email not available
CCOP - Upstate Carolina
James Dewitt Bearden, MD
Spartanburg, SC 29303
Email not available
Rapid City Regional Hospital
Larry P. Ebbert, MD
Rapid City, SD 57709
Email not available
CCOP - Sioux Community Cancer Consortium
Loren K. Tschetter, MD
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
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