Prognostic Factors for All Types of Cancer Combined (ProFaCo)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified June 2011 by Atrium Medical Center.
Recruitment status was  Active, not recruiting
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Maastricht University Medical Center
Information provided by:
Atrium Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00704587
First received: June 23, 2008
Last updated: June 21, 2011
Last verified: June 2011
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to investigate every possible applicability of flow cytometrical analysis in the intracellular detection of tumor-related material in activated macrophages in the broadest range of cancer types.


Condition
Cancer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Flow Cytometrical Analysis of the Human Immune System to Assess Tumor-related Material Piling up in Activated Macrophages in All Relevant Cancer Types.

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by Atrium Medical Center:

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA

white cells

tissue

plasma

serum


Estimated Enrollment: 520
Study Start Date: November 2006
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2011
Estimated Primary Completion Date: October 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

all patients diagnosed or suspected of cancerous conditions in the broadest sense of the word

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • (Suspicion of) presence of cancer in the broadest sense of the word
  • Must be able to understand and sign written informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • None
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00704587

Locations
Netherlands
Atrium Medical Centre Parkstad
Heerlen, Limburg, Netherlands, 6401 PC
Maastricht University Medical Centre
Maastricht, Limburg, Netherlands, 6202 AZ
Sponsors and Collaborators
Atrium Medical Center
Maastricht University Medical Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Dennis Japink, MD Atrium Medical Centre Parkstad, Heerlen
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Dennis Japink, Atrium Medical Centre Heerlen
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00704587     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ProFaCo, METC 06-p-47, MEC 08-02-030, NL14215.096.06
Study First Received: June 23, 2008
Last Updated: June 21, 2011
Health Authority: Netherlands: The Central Committee on Research Involving Human Subjects (CCMO)

Keywords provided by Atrium Medical Center:
cancer occurence
cancer recurrence
neo-adjuvant treatment response measurement

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on August 27, 2014