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Iris Isufi, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Hematology); Co-Director Adult CAR T-Cell Therapy Program, Hematology; Co-Leader, Cellular Therapy Disease Aligned Research Team (DART), Yale Cancer Center; Co-Chair, Cellular Therapy (CT)-SAFE Committee, Yale Cancer Center

Extensive Research Description

Dr. Isufi's clinical work has been in the area of hematologic malignancies and autologous and allogeneic stem cell transplantation for these conditions. As part of the lymphoid malignancy and transplant teams, she developed a strong clinical interest in aggressive lymphomas. She has focused her efforts in treating patients with aggressive lymphomas as part of clinical trials and consolidating their response to treatment with either autologous or allogeneic transplant based on specifics of their disease. She has a research interest in early drug development in lymphoma, and has served as local PI for a variety of industry- and cooperative-group-sponsored lymphoma trials, including phase 1 trials.

Coauthors

Research Interests

Clinical Trials as Topic; Graft vs Host Disease; Lymphoma; Bone Marrow Transplantation; Clinical Trials, Phase I as Topic; Transplantation Conditioning

Selected Publications

Clinical Trials

ConditionsStudy Title
Non-Hodgkin's LymphomaA Randomized, Phase IIB, Multicenter, Trial of Oral Azacytidine Plus Romidepsin Versus Investigator's Choice in Patients With Relapse or Refractory Peripheral T-cell Lymphoma (PTCL)
Non-Hodgkin's LymphomaA Phase 1 Study of SEA-TGT (SGN-TGT) in Subjects With Advanced Malignancies
Non-Hodgkin's LymphomaA Phase 1/2 Study of Oral LOXO-305 in Patients With Previously Treated Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia/Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma (CLL/SLL) or Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL)
Non-Hodgkin's LymphomaA Phase 1, Open-Label, Multicenter, Dose Escalation and Cohort Expansion Study of the Safety and Efficacy of Anti-CD70 Allogeneic CRISPR-Cas9-Engineered T Cells (CTX130) in Subjects With Relapsed or Refractory T or B Cell Malignancies
Phase IA Phase 1 Study of TJ011133 Administered Alone or in Combination With Pembrolizumab or Rituximab in Subjects With Relapsed/Refractory Advanced Solid Tumors and Lymphoma
Multiple MyelomaA Phase 1, Open-label, Dose Finding Study of CC-93269, a BCMA X CD3 T Cell Engaging Antibody, in Subjects With Relapsed and Refractory Multiple Myeloma.
Hodgkin's LymphomaA Phase III, Randomized Study of Nivolumab (Opdivo) Plus AVD or Brentuximab Vedotin (Adcetris) Plus AVD in Patients (Age >/= 12 Years) With Newly Diagnosed Advanced Stage Classical Hodgkin Lymphoma
Hodgkin's Lymphoma; Lymphoid Leukemia; Non-Hodgkin's LymphomaManaged Access Program (MAP) to Provide Access to CTL019, for ALL or DLBCL Patients With Out of Specification Leukapheresis Product and/or Manufactured Tisagenlecleucel Out of Specification for Commercial Release
Lymphoid LeukemiaA Randomized Phase III Study of Ibrutinib Plus Obinutuzumab Versus Ibrutinib Plus Venetoclax and Obinutuzumab in Untreated Older Patients (>/= 70 Years of Age) With Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)
Anus; Breast - Female; Breast - Male; Colon; Corpus Uteri; Esophagus; Hodgkin's Lymphoma; Kidney; Larynx; Lip, Oral Cavity and Pharynx; Liver; Lung; Melanoma, skin; Other Digestive Organ; Other Endocrine System; Other Female Genital; Other Male Genital; Other Respiratory and Intrathoracic Organs; Other Skin; Other Urinary; Ovary; Pancreas; Prostate; Rectum; Small Intestine; Soft Tissue; Stomach; Thyroid; Phase I; Unknown Sites; Breast; Cervix; Urinary BladderPhase 1/2 Dose-Escalation and Expansion Study of FLX475 Alone and in Combination With Pembrolizumab in Advanced Cancer
Non-Hodgkin's LymphomaA Randomized Phase III Trial of Consolidation With Autologous Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Followed by Maintenance Rituximab vs. Maintenance Rituximab Alone for Patients With Mantle Cell Lymphoma in Minimal Residual Disease-Negative First Complete Remission
Immune System; Infectious DiseasesMulticenter, Open Label, Phase 3 Trial of ATA129 for Solid Organ Transplant Subjects With Epstein-Barr Virus-Associated Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disease After Failure of Rituximab or Rituximab and Chemotherapy (ALLELE Study)
Non-Hodgkin's LymphomaA Randomized Double-Blind Phase III Study of Ibrutinib During and Following Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation Versus Placebo in Patients With Relapsed or Refractory Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma of the Activated B-Cell Subtype
Lymphoid Leukemia; Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma; Phase IAn Open-Label, Multicenter, Phase I Trial Evaluating the Safety and Pharmacokinetics of Escalating Doses of BTCT4465A in Patients With Relapsed or Refractory B-Cell Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma and Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia