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Efficacy of Oral Azacitidine Plus Best Supportive Care as Maintenance Therapy in Subjects With Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) in Complete Remission

The purpose of this study is to determine the effect of oral Azacitidine on Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML). The study also aims to learn more about the safety and effectiveness of the study drug.

Stanford is currently not accepting patients for this trial.

Lead Sponsor:


Stanford Investigator(s):


  • Drug: Oral Azacitidine
  • Drug: Placebo


Phase 3


Key Inclusion Criteria:

   1. Male or female participants ≥ 55 years of age

   2. Newly diagnosed, histologically confirmed de novo acute myeloid leukemia (AML) or AML
   secondary to prior myelodysplastic disease or CMML (Chronic myelomonocytic leukemia)

   3. First complete remission (CR)/ complete remission with incomplete blood count recovery
   (CRi) with induction therapy with intensive chemotherapy with or without consolidation
   therapy within 4 months (+/- 7 days of achieving CR or CRi)

   4. Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) performance status - 0, 1, 2, 3

Key Inclusion Criteria in the Extended Phase of the study:

At the Investigator's discretion and with approval of the sponsor, participants meeting all
of the following eligibility criteria are eligible to enter the extension phase:

   1. All participants randomized into the oral azacitidine or placebo arm and are
   continuing in either the treatment phase or follow-up phase of the CC-486-AML-001

      - Participants randomized to oral azacitidine treatment arm and continuing in the
      treatment phase demonstrating clinical benefit as assessed by the investigator
      are eligible to receive oral azacitidine in the extension phase (EP);

      - Participants randomized into placebo arm of the study will not receive oral
      azacitidine in the EP, but will be followed for survival in the EP;

      - Participants currently in the follow-up phase will continue to be followed for
      survival in the EP;

   2. Participants who have signed the informed consent for the EP of the study;

   3. Participants who do not meet any of the criteria for study discontinuation

Key Exclusion Criteria:

   1. AML with inversion (inv)(16), translocation = t(8;21), t(16;16), t(15;17), or t(9;22)
   or molecular evidence of such translocations

   2. Prior bone marrow or stem cell transplantation

   3. Have achieved CR/CRi following therapy with hypomethylating agents

   4. Diagnosis of malignant disease within the previous 12 months

   5. Proven central nervous system (CNS) leukemia

Ages Eligible for Study

55 Years - N/A

Genders Eligible for Study


Not currently accepting new patients for this trial

Contact Information

Stanford University
School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305
Not Recruiting