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Study of Blood Samples From Patients With Ewing Sarcoma and Their Relatives

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 September 2010 by National Cancer Institute (NCI).
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First Posted: September 28, 2010
Last Update Posted: August 26, 2013
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National Cancer Institute (NCI)

RATIONALE: Studying samples of blood in the laboratory from patients with cancer and their relatives may help doctors learn more about changes that occur in DNA and identify biomarkers related to cancer.

PURPOSE: This research study is looking at blood samples collected from patients with Ewing sarcoma and their relatives.

Condition Intervention
Sarcoma Other: genome-wide association study

Study Type: Observational
Official Title: GENEWING - A Genome Wide Association Study in Ewing Sarcoma

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Further study details as provided by National Cancer Institute (NCI):

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Identification and characterization of susceptibility genes in patients with Ewing sarcoma

Estimated Enrollment: 600
Study Start Date: September 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date: September 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:


  • To identify and characterize a genetic susceptibility factor to Ewing's sarcoma by performing a Genome-Wide Association Study with as many as possible Ewing sarcoma patients.

OUTLINE: This is a multicenter study.

Blood samples are collected from patients and their relatives. Blood DNA samples are analyzed for susceptibility genes of Ewing Sarcoma.


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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes


  • Patients with Ewing sarcoma
  • Relatives of Ewing sarcoma patients


  • Not specified


  • Not specified
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01210209

Institut Curie Hopital Recruiting
Paris, France, 75005
Contact: Contact Person    33-1-5624-6679    olivier.delattre@curie.fr   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Institut Curie
Principal Investigator: Olivier Delattre, MD Institut Curie
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01210209     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CDR0000683940
First Submitted: September 25, 2010
First Posted: September 28, 2010
Last Update Posted: August 26, 2013
Last Verified: September 2010

Keywords provided by National Cancer Institute (NCI):
Ewing sarcoma
Ewing sarcoma/peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumor (PNET)

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Sarcoma, Ewing
Neoplasms, Connective and Soft Tissue
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms, Bone Tissue
Neoplasms, Connective Tissue