for people ages 18 years and up (full criteria)
at Sacramento, California and other locations
study started
estimated completion



An open-label, dose-escalation study to assess the safety and pharmacokinetics (PK), to determine the dose limiting toxicity (DLT) and the recommended Phase 2 dose (RPTD), and to assess the preliminary efficacy of alvocidib with venetoclax when co-administered in participants with relapsed or refractory (R/R) acute myeloid leukemia (AML).

Official Title

Phase 1b Study of Venetoclax and Alvocidib in Patients With Relapsed/Refractory Acute Myeloid Leukemia


Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) Cancer relapsed Acute Myeloid Leukemia refractory Acute Myeloid Leukemia Leukemia Leukemia, Myeloid Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute Venetoclax Alvocidib Venetoclax + Alvocidib


You can join if…

Open to people ages 18 years and up

  • Must have adequate coagulation, hematology, kidney, and liver function, per protocol.
  • Diagnosis of relapsed or refractory (R/R) acute myeloid leukemia (AML)
  • Meet the following disease activity criteria:
  • an established, confirmed diagnosis of AML by World Health Organization criteria excluding acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL)-M3; and
  • an Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) performance status less than or equal to
  • If male participant is sexually active, he must agree from day 1 through 6 months after the last dose of alvocidib or 90 days after the last dose of venetoclax, whichever is longer, to practice the protocol-specified protection.

You CAN'T join if...

  • History of any malignancy within the last 6 months except for those specified in this protocol and low-grade malignancies not requiring active treatment such as non-melanoma skin cancer, cervical intraepithelial neoplasia, or prostate cancer in situ.
  • Prior allogeneic stem cell transplant within 6 months of study drug administration and no requirement for graft versus host therapy.
  • History of previous enrollment in Studies NCT02993523 or NCT03069352.
  • History of exposure to alvocidib or any other cyclin-dependent kinase 9 (CDK9) inhibitor.
  • History of Tumor Lysis Syndrome (TLS) due to previous exposure to venetoclax.


  • UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center - Main /ID# 170799 accepting new patients
    Sacramento California 95817 United States
  • USC Norris Cancer Center /ID# 170844 accepting new patients
    Los Angeles California 90033 United States


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