Last updated on May 2018

Gene Transfer Clinical Trial to Deliver rAAVrh74.MCK.GALGT2 for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy


Brief description of study

The proposed clinical trial study of rAAVrh74.MCK.GALGT2 for duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) patients. There will be a modified intravascular limb infusion (ILI) procedure that will be used to sequentially deliver vector to each whole lower limb of DMD subjects via a major lower limb artery.

Detailed Study Description

This is an open-label, dose escalation trial where the vector will be delivered via the femoral artery to the muscles of both legs of DMD subjects.

The primary objective of this study is the assessment of the safety of intravascular administration of rAAVrh74.MCK.GALGT2 to DMD patients. Safety endpoints will be assessed by changes in hematology, serum chemistry, urinalysis, immunologic response to rAAVrh74 and GALGT2, and reported history and observations of symptoms. Efficacy measures will be used as secondary outcome for this disorder including a combination of functional 6 minute walk test (6MWT) and direct muscle testing for strength (MVICT) of lower limb muscles.

Subjects will be evaluated at baseline, infusion visit (days 0-2), and return for follow up visits on days 7, 14, 30, 60, 90, and 180 and months 12, 18 and 24

Clinical Study Identifier: NCT03333590

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Federica Rinaldi

Nationwide Children's Hospital
Columbus, OH United States
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Recruitment Status: Open


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