A Phase II Study of AZD4877 (a Novel Anti-mitotic Agent) in Advanced Bladder Cancer

Trial ID or NCT#



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The purpose of this Phase II study is to determine if AZD4877, an experimental drug that is a novel anti-mitotic agent (Eg5 or Kinesin Spindle Protein inhibitor that interferes with tumor cell division leading to tumor growth), can reduce tumor sizes in patients with bladder cancer

Official Title

A Phase II, Single Arm, Single Agent, Multicentre, Adaptive 2-Stage Study to Evaluate the Efficacy, Safety, and Pharmacokinetics of AZD4877 Administered Weekly in Patients With Recurrent Advanced Urothelial Cancer

Eligibility Criteria

Ages Eligible for Study: Older than 18 Years
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers: No
Inclusion Criteria:
  1. - Confirmed urothelial cancer (cancer of the bladder, renal pelvis, ureter, or urethra). - Tumor, Node, Metastasis (TNM) Stage IV urothelial cancer that can not be helped by curative surgery and/or curative radiotherapy - Must have had a maximum of 2 prior chemotherapeutic regimens, one for unremovable and/or metastasized disease, and the other in the adjuvant or neo-adjuvant setting. - Ambulatory and capable of all selfcare more than 50% of waking hours
Exclusion Criteria:
  1. - Prior treatment with investigational or standard anti-cancer agents, including radiotherapy, within 4 weeks prior to first dose of study medication; 6 weeks if prior systemic mitomycin, nitrosourea, or suramin. - Inadequate bone marrow reserve - Inadequate liver function in the presence of liver metastases - Impaired renal function


Sandy Srinivas
Sandy Srinivas
Medical oncologist, Urologic specialist, Genitourinary specialist
Professor of Medicine (Oncology) and, by courtesy, of Urology

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Denise Haas