Study of Biomarkers in DNA Samples From Patients With Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia or Acute Myeloid Leukemia
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01005277|
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : October 30, 2009
Last Update Posted : October 9, 2017
RATIONALE: Studying samples of DNA from patients with cancer in the laboratory may help doctors identify and learn more about biomarkers related to cancer.
PURPOSE: This research study is looking at biomarkers in DNA samples from patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia or acute myeloid leukemia.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Leukemia||Genetic: gene expression analysis Genetic: microarray analysis Genetic: polymorphism analysis|
- Collect DNA samples from patients with cytogenetically, well characterized, and uniformly treated acute lymphoblastic leukemia or acute myeloid leukemia for use in analysis of a wide range of host factors influencing etiology and outcome of the disease.
- Identify host factors that can be determined at onset of treatment to predict outcome of chemotherapy, and thus modify the therapy administered.
OUTLINE: Previously collected DNA samples are analyzed for polymorphisms at a variety of loci. Gene expression and expression profiles are correlated with genotype and therapy outcomes.
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||100 participants|
|Official Title:||Genetic Polymorphisms in ALL Samples Submitted to Gene Array Analysis|
|Study Start Date :||April 2002|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||January 2100|
- Collection of DNA samples for use in analysis of a wide range of host factors influencing etiology and outcome of disease
- Host factors that can be determined at onset of treatment to predict outcome of chemotherapy, and thus modify the therapy administered
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01005277
|Study Chair:||Stella M. Davies, MBBS, PhD||Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati|