Accession Number:

ADA591162

Title:

Pilot Study of Gleevec/Imatinib Mesylate (STI-571, NSC 716051) in Neurofibromatosis (NF1) Patients with Plexiform Neurofibromas

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 1 Apr 2013-30 Jun 2013

Corporate Author:

INDIANA UNIV INDIANAPOLIS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2013-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

The goal of this Pilot Study is to trail multiple techniques for determining the response of NF1 patients with plexiform neurofibromas to Gleevec registered therapy for use in subsequent clinical trials. The impact of this proposal is having a better way to measurequantify the response of plexiform neurofibromas in NF1 patients to treatment.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE