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Human Tumor Sequencing Project (HuTS)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Eric Topol, MD, Scripps Translational Science Institute Identifier:
First received: May 25, 2012
Last updated: November 17, 2014
Last verified: November 2014
This study is being done to learn more about genetic mutations in cancer cells and to find out how the development of new technologies can increase knowledge of these mutations and possibly predict an individual's response to certain treatments.


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Human Tumor Sequencing Project

Further study details as provided by Scripps Translational Science Institute:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Determine biomarkers of clinical utility and copy number variants through genetic analysis. [ Time Frame: four years ]

Enrollment: 35
Study Start Date: April 2010
Study Completion Date: April 2014
Primary Completion Date: April 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of a solid tumor or blood borne cancer
  • 18 years or older
  • Eligible to have blood drawn
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01608230

United States, California
Scripps Translational Science Institute
La Jolla, California, United States, 92037
Sponsors and Collaborators
Scripps Translational Science Institute
  More Information

Responsible Party: Eric Topol, MD, Director, Scripps Translational Science Institute Identifier: NCT01608230     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 09-5270
Study First Received: May 25, 2012
Last Updated: November 17, 2014 processed this record on May 23, 2017