To be eligible for this study, patients must meet several criteria, including but not limited to the following:
- Patients must have AML that has returned despite prior therapy, or patients must have declined high-dose induction chemotherapy for AML and have received no more than one previous regimen of palliative therapy.
- At least 2 weeks must have passed since completion of prior non-myeloablative treatment (therapy which does not destroy blood-forming cells) and 4 weeks since myeloablative therapy (high-dose induction/consolidation chemotherapy) and entry into the study.
- Patients who previously had a stem cell transplant may not participate.
- This study is open to patients age 18 and older.
For more information and to inquire about eligibility for this study, please contact Dr. Eytan Stein at 212-639-3314.