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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
Phone:904-953-6806
Email not available
McFarland Clinic, P.C.
Joseph J. Merchant, MD
Ames, IA 50010
Phone:515-239-4400
Email not available
CCOP - Cedar Rapids Oncology Project
Martin Wiesenfeld, MD
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403-1206
Phone:319-363-8303
Email not available
Alegent Health Community Memorial Hospital
James A. Mailliard, MD
Missouri Valley, IA 51555
Phone:402-280-4364
Email not available
Siouxland Hematology-Oncology
Donald Bruce Wender, MD, PhD
Sioux City, IA 51101-1733
Phone:712-252-0088
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Trinity Medical Center - East
Stewart C. Garneau, MD
Moline, IL 61265
Phone:309-779-4800
Email not available
CCOP - Illinois Oncology Research Association
John Kugler, MD
Peoria, IL 61615-7828
Phone:309-243-3605
Email not available
CCOP - Carle Cancer Center
Kendrith Rowland, MD
Urbana, IL 61801
Phone:217-383-4083
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CCOP - Wichita
Shaker R. Dakhil, MD
Wichita, KS 67214-3882
Phone:316-268-5784
Email not available
Haematology-Oncology Associates of Ohio and Michigan, P.C.,
Paul L. Schaefer, MD
Lambertville, MI 48144
Phone:419-843-6147
Email not available
CCOP - Duluth
Daniel Nikcevich, MD, PhD
Duluth, MN 55805
Phone:218-786-3625
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CCOP - Metro-Minnesota
Patrick J. Flynn, MD
Saint Louis Park, MN 55416
Phone:612-863-8585
Email not available
CCOP - Montana Cancer Consortium
Patrick W. Cobb, MD
Billings, MT 59101
Phone:406-259-2245
Email not available
Bismarck Cancer Center
Edward J. Wos, DO
Bismarck, ND 58501
Phone:701-323-5741
Email not available
Bryan LGH Medical Center West
Alan R. Berg, MD
Lincoln, NE 68502
Phone:402-420-7000
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
Phone:570-214-9290
Email not available
Guthrie Medical Center - Sayre
Goran Broketa, MD
Sayre, PA 18840
Phone:570-888-5858
Email not available
CCOP - Upstate Carolina
James Dewitt Bearden, MD
Spartanburg, SC 29303
Phone:864-560-7050
Email not available
Rapid City Regional Hospital
Larry P. Ebbert, MD
Rapid City, SD 57709
Phone:605-341-8704
Email not available
CCOP - Sioux Community Cancer Consortium
Loren K. Tschetter, MD
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Phone:605-328-8044
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