Scripps Tumorgraft Study

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 15, 2012
Last Update Posted : April 3, 2015
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Eric Topol, MD, Scripps Translational Science Institute

Brief Summary:
Study the genetic traits of cancerous tissues and to help improve cancer treatment by developing tumor models for studying new cancer drugs.

Condition or disease
Solid Tumor Malignancy or Hematologic Malignancy

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 11 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Scripps Tumorgraft Study
Study Start Date : November 2012
Actual Primary Completion Date : July 2014
Actual Study Completion Date : July 2014

Cancer Diagnosis

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Facilitate the development of individualized tumorgraft models for many different types of cancer. [ Time Frame: 3 years ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA
Blood and tissue samples

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Ages Eligible for Study:   21 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Adults with a solid tumor malignancy or a hematologic malignancy

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age 21 or over
  • diagnosis of a solid tumor malignancy, either resectable or metastatic or a hematologic malignancy
  • cognitively and emotionally able to give informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Under age 21
  • Not cognitively or emotionally able to give informed consent

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01726699

United States, California
Scripps Translational Science Institute
La Jolla, California, United States, 92037
Sponsors and Collaborators
Scripps Translational Science Institute
Principal Investigator: Laura Goetz, MD Director, Applied Genetic Epidemiology

Responsible Party: Eric Topol, MD, Director, Applied Genetic Epidemiology, Scripps Translational Science Institute Identifier: NCT01726699     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 12-6011
First Posted: November 15, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 3, 2015
Last Verified: April 2015

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