Summary

Eligibility
for people ages 18 years and up (full criteria)
Location
at UCSF
Dates
study started
estimated completion
Principal Investigator
by Timothy Henrich, MD (ucsf)
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Timothy Henrich

Description

Summary

This is a single center, single arm exploratory imaging study involving up to two intravenous microdoses of [18F]F-AraG (the second tracer dose is optional) followed by whole-body PET-CT imaging in participants with convalescent COVID-19. Up to 20 participants will be enrolled over an accrual period of approximately 24 months. Each participant will undergo one PET-CT scan following 50 +/- 10 minutes uptake following a single bolus injection of [18F]F-AraG in order to determine the tissue distribution of tracer in pariticpants with recent SARS-CoV-2 infection. A second optional [18F]F-AraG dose and PET-CT will be offered approximately 4 months following the initial imaging time point.

Details

This is a single center exploratory imaging study involving up to two intravenous microdoses of [18F]F-AraG (the second tracer dose is optional) followed by whole-body PET-CT imaging in participants 18 years of age and older with recent SARS-CoV-2 diagnosis and COVID-19 at least 14 days following onset of symptoms. The primary objective is to determine the anatomical distribution of [18F]F-AraG in participant with convalescent COVID-19 approximately 4 weeks and 5 months (optional, 4 months following first PET imaging visit) following onset of symptoms (N = 20). Tracer activity will also be compared with sex and age-matched uninfected historical control participants enrolled in prior studies. Up to 20 participants will be enrolled in this study who will be identified in the UCSF LIINC longitudinal COVID-19 cohort study. Each participant will undergo one PET-CT scan following 50 +/- 10 minutes uptake following a single bolus injection of [18F]F-AraG. A second optional [18F]F-AraG dose and PET-CT will be offered approximately 4 months following the initial imaging time point.

Keywords

Covid19 SARS-CoV Infection PET-CT Imaging [18F]F-AraG COVID-19 Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome [18F]F-AraG (2'-deoxy-2'-fluoro-9-β-D-arabinofuranosylguanine)

Eligibility

You can join if…

Open to people ages 18 years and up

  • Age >18 years
  • Ability to read and understand written informed consent document
  • Have a recent diagnosis of SARS-CoV-2 infection as defined by a prior positive SARS-CoV-2 nucleic acid-based diagnostic test performed in a clinical laboratory on one or more nasopharyngeal or respiratory secretion samples.
  • > 14 days since onset of COVID-19 symptoms (or if no symptoms, from time of initial nucleic acid based diagnostic test).
  • Laboratory evaluations obtained within 60 days prior to entry.
  • Platelet count ≥75,000/mm3
  • ANC >1000/mm3
  • Aspartate aminotransferase (AST) <3 x ULN
  • Alanine aminotransferase (ALT) <3 x ULN
  • Calculated creatinine clearance (CrCl) ≥60 mL/min as estimated by the Cockcroft-
  • Gault equation

You CAN'T join if...

  • Any medical condition that would compromise the imaging acquisition, in the opinion of the investigator
  • Participants who are pregnant (female participants of childbearing age will be tested prior to injection of imaging agent at entry visit/initial visit - positive test will exclude from further participation in the study)
  • Participants who are breastfeeding
  • Female participants of reproductive potential (defined as women who have not been post-menopausal for at least 24 consecutive months (i.e., who have had menses within the preceding 24 months), or women who have not undergone surgical sterilization, specifically hysterectomy and/or bilateral oophorectomy or bilateral salpingectomy) must have a negative urine or serum pregnancy test with a sensitivity of at least 25 mIU/mL performed within 24 hours prior to PET imaging. Females of reproductive potential will need to be on 2 forms of birth control (excluding withdrawal or timing methods).
  • Participants who have had prior allogeneic stem cell or solid organ transplant.
  • Screening absolute neutrophil count <1,000 cells/mm3, platelet count <75,000 cells/mm3, hemoglobin < 8 mg/dL, estimated creatinine clearance <60 mL/minute, aspartate aminotransferase >3 x ULN, alanine aminotransferase >3 x ULN.
  • Known SARS-CoV-2 shedding within 5 days of PET imaging.
  • Previously diagnosed myelodysplasia syndrome or history of lymphoproliferative disease prior to study entry
  • Active systemic autoimmune diseases not related to COVID-19.
  • COVID-19 vaccine prior to the first PET imaging session. Participants may receive COVID-19 vaccination after the first PET imaging session and the optional second PET scan, with the scan being performed at least 2 weeks following the most recent vaccine dose.
  • Prior PET scan or therapeutic radiation within 1 year of study enrollment.

Location

  • University of California, San Francisco accepting new patients
    San Francisco California 94110 United States

Lead Scientist at University of California Health

  • Timothy Henrich, MD (ucsf)
    Associate Professor, Medicine. Authored (or co-authored) 97 research publications.

Details

Status
accepting new patients
Start Date
Completion Date
(estimated)
Sponsor
CellSight Technologies, Inc.
ID
NCT04815096
Phase
Phase 1
Study Type
Interventional
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