Study Looking at a Drug to Treat Leukemia

What we are studying

This study will help us learn more about an investigational drug in patients who are newly diagnosed with high risk (secondary) leukemia and have not received any treatment for the disease.

Who we are studying

  • Men and Women
  • Races:
    • White
    • African American
    • Asian
    • American Indian or Alaska Native
    • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
    • Other
  • All Ethnicities
  • Ages 60 - 75

Eligibility Criteria

  • Diagnosis of leukemia

What is involved

  • If you choose to enroll in this study you could receive medication for 1 to 5 months depending on how you respond to treatment as well as your side effects.
  • Once you stop treatment your condition will be followed at monthly intervals (once a month) by your doctor for 1 year from the date you started the study.
  • After the first year you will be followed for up to 5 years from the date you started the study.

Compensation

None

Contact Information

Study Coordinator
Jennifer MacLean
Email
jemaclea@wakehealth.edu
Phone
336-713-3539

Disclaimer: The information on this website is for general informational purposes only and SHOULD NOT be relied upon as a substitute for sound professional medical advice, evaluation or care from your physician or other qualified health care provider.