SWOG-8947 Collecting and Storing Blood Samples From Patients With Previously Untreated Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
RATIONALE: Collecting and storing samples of blood from patients with cancer to test in the laboratory may help the study of cancer in the future.
PURPOSE: This research study is collecting and storing blood samples from patients with previously untreated non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
|Official Title:||Central Lymphoma Serum Repository Protocol|
- Establishment of a Centralized Lymphoma Serum Repository for the Southwest Oncology Group [ Time Frame: July 2011 ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Biospecimen Retention: Samples With DNA
blood and serum for patients consenting to banking on lymphoma treatment studies
|Study Start Date:||March 2005|
|Study Completion Date:||July 2011|
|Primary Completion Date:||July 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
- To establish a central lymphoma serum repository that will serve as a resource to provide specimens for current and future scientific studies.
- To utilize the Southwest Oncology Group clinical database to perform clinicopathologic correlations with the results of those studies.
OUTLINE: Serum is collected and stored for future correlative studies.