An Observational Study of Treatment, Outcomes, and Prognosis in Patients With Follicular Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Genentech, Inc. Identifier:
First received: November 24, 2004
Last updated: February 27, 2015
Last verified: February 2015

This is a prospective, observational, longitudinal, multicenter study of patients with newly diagnosed follicular Non Hodgkin's Lymphoma (NHL) designed to delineate differences in clinical outcome by comparing the effectiveness and safety of common treatment regimens.

Condition Phase
Lymphoma, Non Hodgkin
Phase 4

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: The National Lymphocare Study: An Observational Study of Treatment, Outcomes, and Prognosis in Patients With Follicular Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

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Further study details as provided by Genentech, Inc.:

Enrollment: 2740
Study Start Date: March 2004
Study Completion Date: March 2014

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Patients with follicular NHL will be recruited from participating managed care organizations, community physicians or practices, and academic centers throughout the United States.


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Signed Informed Consent Form (unless the Institutional Review Board [IRB] has granted a waiver of consent)
  • Signed Authorization for the Use and Disclosure of Health Information document
  • Age ≥18 years
  • Histologic documentation of follicular NHL, according to Revised European-American Lymphoma (REAL) classification system, as assessed by the local pathologist and treating physician
  • Initial diagnosis of follicular B-cell NHL within 6 months prior to enrollment
  • Availability of cancer-specific historical data points in the patient's medical records

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Other indolent or histologic NHL subtypes
  • Diagnosis of lymphoma > 6 months prior to enrollment
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00097565

Sponsors and Collaborators
Genentech, Inc.
Study Director: Cinical Trials Genentech, Inc.
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Genentech, Inc. Identifier: NCT00097565     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: U2963n
Study First Received: November 24, 2004
Last Updated: February 27, 2015
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Genentech, Inc.:
Follicular Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lymphoma, Follicular
Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
Immune System Diseases
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Lymphatic Diseases
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Neoplasms by Histologic Type processed this record on October 02, 2015