The Jewels in Our Genes Study - an African American Family Study of Breast Cancer
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01380925|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 27, 2011
Last Update Posted : May 11, 2016
The research team is studying why some African American families have multiple cases of breast cancer.
This study will help to better understand if there are undiscovered genes unique to African Americans that may predict early breast cancer risk.
Breast cancer survivors AND their relatives who are also breast cancer survivors are being recruited to the study.
|Condition or disease|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||330 participants|
|Official Title:||Search for Novel Breast Cancer Susceptibility Genes in Pedigrees of African Ancestry|
|Study Start Date :||October 2010|
|Primary Completion Date :||August 2012|
|Study Completion Date :||August 2012|
- breast cancer
Biospecimen Retention: Samples With DNA
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01380925
|United States, New York|
|University at Buffalo|
|Buffalo, New York, United States, 14214-8001|