Plasma Circulating Deoxyribonucelic Acid (DNA) as a Response Marker

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified April 2006 by Far Eastern Memorial Hospital.
Recruitment status was  Not yet recruiting
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Far Eastern Memorial Hospital Identifier:
First received: April 25, 2006
Last updated: May 11, 2006
Last verified: April 2006
This study investigates whether the amount of circulating plasma DNA can be used as a response marker for anti-cancer treatment in treating gross tumors.

Head and Neck Cancer
Esophageal Cancer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Longitudinal

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Further study details as provided by Far Eastern Memorial Hospital:


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 90 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Head and neck cancers
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Undergoing anti-cancer treatments

Exclusion Criteria:

  • No distant metastasis
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00318604

Sponsors and Collaborators
Far Eastern Memorial Hospital
Principal Investigator: LeJung Wu, MD, DPhil Far Eastern Memorial Hospital
  More Information Identifier: NCT00318604     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 94042 
Study First Received: April 25, 2006
Last Updated: May 11, 2006
Health Authority: Taiwan: Department of Health

Keywords provided by Far Eastern Memorial Hospital:
plasma circulating DNA
hean and neck cancers
esophageal cancer
localized head and neck cancers
localized esophageal cancer

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Esophageal Neoplasms
Head and Neck Neoplasms
Digestive System Diseases
Digestive System Neoplasms
Esophageal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site processed this record on May 22, 2016