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Identification and Characterization of Novel Proteins and Genes in Head and Neck Cancer

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified November 2016 by Stanford University
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First received: September 28, 2005
Last updated: November 8, 2016
Last verified: November 2016
Through this study, we hope to learn more about the mechanisms, which may contribute to development and progression of head and neck cancer. The long-term goal of this study will be to develop new strategies and drugs for the diagnosis and treatment of head and neck cancer.

Head and Neck Cancer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Identification and Characterization of Novel Proteins and Genes in Head and Neck Cancer

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Further study details as provided by Stanford University:

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA
At the time of biospy or surgery, a small amount of tumor tissue (approximately 1 cc) will be taken from the main tumor specimen and stored until analysis.

Estimated Enrollment: 500
Study Start Date: April 2002
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2024
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2019 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
All patients undergoing surgery at Stanford University for head and neck cancer.

Inclusion Criteria:

All patients undergoing surgery at Stanford University for head and neck cancer.

Exclusion Criteria:

Non-Stanford patients.

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00230308

Contact: Nikita Bedi 650-723-5957

United States, California
Stanford University School of Medicine Recruiting
Stanford, California, United States, 94305
Contact: Nikita Bedi    650-723-5957   
Contact: Cancer Clinical Trials Office    (650) 498-7061      
Principal Investigator: Quynh-Thu Le         
Sub-Investigator: Willard E Fee Jr         
Sub-Investigator: Zijie Sun         
Sub-Investigator: Jan Matthijs van de Rijn         
Sub-Investigator: Dr Michael Kaplan         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Stanford University
Principal Investigator: Quynh-Thu Le Stanford University
  More Information

Responsible Party: Stanford University Identifier: NCT00230308     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ENT0008
76537 ( Other Identifier: Stanford University Alternate IRB Approval Number )
ENT0008 ( Other Identifier: Stanford University )
11402 ( Other Identifier: Stanford IRB )
Study First Received: September 28, 2005
Last Updated: November 8, 2016

Keywords provided by Stanford University:
Head and Neck Cancer

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Head and Neck Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms processed this record on April 26, 2017