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Breast Cancer Associated Antibodies

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified April 2006 by Lab Discoveries Ltd..
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
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Lab Discoveries Ltd. Identifier:
First received: May 27, 2006
Last updated: March 1, 2007
Last verified: April 2006
To determine the ability of the Cimmunology process to lead to in vitro antibody production, the ability of the ELISA assays to detect any of those antibodies, and to establish the relationship between the ELISA results and the clinical / pathological status of the patient. The statistical significance of the CAAb test results will be determined.

Breast Cancer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Primary Purpose: Screening
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Time Perspective: Retrospective/Prospective
Official Title: Study of Breast Cancer Associated Antibodies

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Further study details as provided by Lab Discoveries Ltd.:

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: July 2006
Estimated Study Completion Date: May 2008
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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria BC:

  • Subjects 18 years or over.
  • Patients diagnosed with suspected breast cancer, (positive mammography or ultrasound or physical examination) and have a positive biopsy.
  • Patients willing to participate as evidenced by signing the written informed consent.

Exclusion Criteria BC:

  • Subjects less than 18 years
  • Patients with prior history of other tumors (except skin cancer)
  • Hematologic systemic disorders
  • Patients that have undergone chemotherapy
  • Patients that have been under anesthesia in the last three months.
  • Patient not willing to sign written informed consent.

Inclusion Criteria Control -

  • Subjects 18 years or over
  • Patients willing to participate as evidenced by signing the written informed consent
  • Subjects had a negative mammography in the past three months.

Exclusion Criteria Control -

  • Subjects less than 18 years
  • Hematological malignancies
  • History of any past tumors
  • Other breast pathology
  • Patients that have been under anesthesia in the last three months
  • Patients treated with immuno-suppressant drugs
  • Patient not willing to sign written informed consent
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00331942

Contact: Alon Hayka +972 544 631237

Soroka Recruiting
Beer-Sheva, Israel
Contact: Michal Koretz, Dr.    972 8 6403336      
Carmel Medical center Recruiting
Haifa, Israel
Contact: Pnina Engelman, Dr.    972 4 8787909      
Sponsors and Collaborators
Lab Discoveries Ltd.
Principal Investigator: Tamar J Cohen, Phd. Lab Discoveries
  More Information Identifier: NCT00331942     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: LD-BC-CAAb
Study First Received: May 27, 2006
Last Updated: March 1, 2007

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Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Breast Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Breast Diseases
Skin Diseases
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs processed this record on May 24, 2017