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Evaluation of Non-Invasive Assays for the Detection of Urothelial Cancer

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00872495
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : March 31, 2009
Last Update Posted : January 11, 2018
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Linda Topjian, Lahey Clinic

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine if analysis of DNA and protein material found in urine will be useful in the detection of urothelial cancer of the bladder and kidney. This analysis may be helpful to determine if how a particular cancer will act regarding remission and recurrence

Condition or disease
Urothelial Cancer Cancer Bladder Neoplasms Urinary Bladder Cancer

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 500 participants
Observational Model: Case-Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Evaluation of Non-Invasive Assays for the Detection of Urothelial Cancer of the Bladder and Kidney
Study Start Date : September 2002
Estimated Primary Completion Date : October 2025
Estimated Study Completion Date : November 2025

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Group/Cohort
1

Bladder Cancer Group:

Patients scheduled to have a cystectomy or cystoscopy of their bladder with possible removal or biopsy of bladder tumor or tissue.

Two urine samples collected at the time of the scheduled procedure:

One sample collected through voiding. The other sample collected from atheterized urine in the operating room. Additional urine samples may be collected at each follow up visit over two years. These samples will be obtained via voiding, standard urine sample collection.

2
Control Group: Patients with no known evidence of bladder cancer. One urine sample will be collected through voiding, as with standard urine sample collection at the time of clinic visit.



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. To evaluate the utility of emerging technologies in the detection of bladder tumor cells using non-invasive approaches utilizing voided urine samples. [ Time Frame: Ongoing Lab analysis for study duration: final data completion date ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA
Urine


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Lahey Clinic patients presenting to the Department of Urology and Primary Care Referrals
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients scheduled to have a nephroureterectomy, cystectomy, cytoscopy (newly diagnosed bladder cancer and those with recurrent disease in follow up)
  • Control Group: No known evidence of bladder cancer-one urine sample
  • > than 18 years of age

Exclusion Criteria:

  • < than 18 years of age

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00872495


Contacts
Contact: Kimberly Rieger-Christ, PhD 781-744-2969 Kimberly.R.Christ@lahey.org
Contact: Linda M. Topjian 781-744-8711 Linda.M.Topjian@Lahey.org

Locations
United States, Massachusetts
Lahey Clinic, Inc. Recruiting
Burlington, Massachusetts, United States, 01805
Sub-Investigator: Arthur Mourtzinos, M.D.         
Sub-Investigator: Andrea Sorcini, M.D.         
Sub-Investigator: Leonard Zinman, M.D.         
Sub-Investigator: Ali Moinzadeh, M.D.         
Sub-Investigator: David Canes, M.D.         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Lahey Clinic
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Kimberly Rieger-Christ, PhD Lahey Clinic, Inc.

Publications:
Responsible Party: Linda Topjian, study coordinator, Lahey Clinic
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00872495     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2002-061
First Posted: March 31, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 11, 2018
Last Verified: January 2018

Keywords provided by Linda Topjian, Lahey Clinic:
Urothelial Cancer
Cancer
Bladder Neoplasms
Urinary Bladder Cancer

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Urinary Bladder Neoplasms
Urologic Neoplasms
Urogenital Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Urinary Bladder Diseases
Urologic Diseases