AIDS and Cancer Specimen Bank (ACSB)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00587912|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 8, 2008
Last Update Posted : April 21, 2011
The purpose of this study is to obtain clinical specimens from pathologists and physicians involved in the diagnosis and care of patients with AIDS and non-AIDS associated malignancies.
The National Cancer Institute has set up a Bank for tissues and biological fluids from HIVpositive and HIV-negative individuals in order to have specimens available for scientists studying malignancies associated with HIV disease.
|Condition or disease|
|Kaposi's Sarcoma AIDS Related Kaposi's Sarcoma Classical Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM Cancer AIDS|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||65 participants|
|Official Title:||AIDS and Cancer Specimen Bank (ACSB)|
|Study Start Date :||June 1997|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||April 2011|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||April 2011|
- Identify and improve access to tumor tissue, biological specimens, and associated clinical outcome data that could be utilized for research by the research community at-large on the pathogenesis of HIV and non-HIV associated malignancies. [ Time Frame: 3 years ]
Biospecimen Retention: Samples With DNA
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00587912
|United States, New York|
|Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center|
|New York, New York, United States, 10065|
|Principal Investigator:||David Straus, MD||Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center|