Biomarkers in Patients With Acute Myeloid Leukemia

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified June 2010 by National Cancer Institute (NCI).
Recruitment status was  Active, not recruiting
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Information provided by:
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01138319
First received: June 4, 2010
Last updated: June 5, 2010
Last verified: June 2010
  Purpose

RATIONALE: Studying samples of blood from patients with cancer in the laboratory may help doctors learn more about changes that occur in DNA and identify biomarkers related to cancer.

PURPOSE: This research study is studying biomarkers in patients with acute myeloid leukemia.


Condition Intervention
Leukemia
Genetic: DNA analysis
Genetic: mutation analysis
Genetic: polymerase chain reaction
Other: laboratory biomarker analysis

Study Type: Observational
Official Title: Mitochondrial Mutations and AML

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by National Cancer Institute (NCI):

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Association between clonally expanded somatic mitochondrial DNA mutations and acute myeloid leukemia [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 18
Study Start Date: September 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date: March 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:

OBJECTIVES:

  • To determine whether clonally expanded somatic mitochondrial DNA mutations are associated with acute myeloid leukemia.

OUTLINE: Genomic DNA from blood samples obtained at diagnosis, remission, and relapse are analyzed for mitochondrial DNA mutations via PCR.

  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

DISEASE CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Diagnosis of acute myeloid leukemia
  • Available blood samples from diagnosis, remission, and relapse

PATIENT CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Not specified

PRIOR CONCURRENT THERAPY:

  • Not specified
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01138319

Sponsors and Collaborators
Children's Oncology Group
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Jason H. Bielas, PhD Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided

Responsible Party: Gregory H. Reaman, Children's Oncology Group - Group Chair Office
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01138319     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CDR0000671467, COG-AAML10B6
Study First Received: June 4, 2010
Last Updated: June 5, 2010
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Keywords provided by National Cancer Institute (NCI):
adult acute myeloid leukemia
childhood acute myeloid leukemia/other myeloid malignancies

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Leukemia, Myeloid
Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute
Leukemia
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms

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