Be the Bridge Between Researchers and a Cure (Hepatitis B, Melanoma, Alzheimer's Disease, Leukemia, and More)

This study is currently recruiting participants.
Verified December 2013 by Sanguine Biosciences
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First received: August 23, 2013
Last updated: December 11, 2013
Last verified: December 2013

At Sanguine Biosciences, we consider ourselves the bridge between patients like you and researchers striving to find the cure. We collect blood and/or tissue samples and in-depth profiles for medical researchers. Donate from your home, track your sample, and help specialists get the information they need to advance medical research.

All Diagnosed Health Conditions

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: A Multi-Site Tissue Repository Providing Annotated Biospecimens for Approved Investigator-Directed Biomedical Research Initiatives

Resource links provided by NLM:

Further study details as provided by Sanguine Biosciences:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Biospecimen & Clinical Data Collection [ Time Frame: 10 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    To collect enough biospecimens and associated clinical data to allow researchers to come to statistically relevant scientific results

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA

Whole blood, serum, plasma, PBMC, RNA, DNA, saliva, stool, hair, skin, CSF, synovial fuid, tumor tissue, urine

Estimated Enrollment: 20000
Study Start Date: July 2013
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2040
Estimated Primary Completion Date: August 2020 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Health Condition
Collect blood and other optional biospecimens from participants with a diagnosed health condition
Healthy Control
Collect blood and other optional biospecimens from participants that have not been diagnosed with a health condition

Detailed Description:

This study will collect blood and other optionally donated tissue samples from people with all different types of health conditions, as well as healthy control samples, in order to provide biomedical researchers with quality biospecimens that are necessary in translating basic science research into clinically relevant information and technology.


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

Diagnosed with a health condition


Inclusion Criteria:

  • All adults 18-100 years old
  • Able to provide proof of diagnosis
  • Live near Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, New York City, Boston, Washington DC

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Younger than 18 years old
  • Receipt of blood products within 30 days of study blood collection
  • Receipt of investigational drug within 30 days of study blood collection
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01931644

Contact: Carlyn Crisostomo, MBA 877-864-3053
Contact: Kendra Hughes, MA 877-864-3053

United States, California
Sanguine Biosciences Recruiting
Valencia, California, United States, 91355
Contact: Kendra Hughs   
Principal Investigator: Carlyn Crisostomo         
Sub-Investigator: Kristen Warren, MBS         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Sanguine Biosciences
Principal Investigator: Carlyn Crisostomo Sanguine Biosciences
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Sanguine Biosciences Identifier: NCT01931644     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SAN-BB-01
Study First Received: August 23, 2013
Last Updated: December 11, 2013
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Sanguine Biosciences:
Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
Hepatitis B
Multiple Sclerosis
Crohn's Disease
Ulcerative Colitis
Kidney Disease
Alzheimer's Disease
Parkinson's Disease
Huntington's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sjogren's Syndrome
Idiopathic Thrombocytopenia Purpura
Cystic Fibrosis

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Alzheimer Disease
Hepatitis B
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Neurodegenerative Diseases
Delirium, Dementia, Amnestic, Cognitive Disorders
Mental Disorders
Liver Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Hepadnaviridae Infections
DNA Virus Infections
Virus Diseases
Hepatitis, Viral, Human processed this record on April 17, 2014