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Studying Blood and DNA Samples From Patients With Breast Cancer Treated With Chemotherapy With or Without Trastuzumab

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01562288
First Posted: March 23, 2012
Last Update Posted: August 8, 2017
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Collaborator:
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology
  Purpose

RATIONALE: Studying samples of blood and DNA in the laboratory from patients who received chemotherapy with or without trastuzumab may help doctors learn more about the effects of trastuzumab on cells. It may also help doctors understand how well patients respond to treatment.

PURPOSE: This research trial studies blood and DNA samples from patients with breast cancer treated with chemotherapy with or without trastuzumab.


Condition Intervention
Breast Cancer Genetic: DNA analysis Genetic: gene expression analysis Genetic: polymerase chain reaction Other: enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay Other: laboratory biomarker analysis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Adjuvant Chemotherapy Combined With Trastuzumab in the Randomized Phase III Trial N9831 Actively Immunizes Patients Against Tumor Antigens

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Further study details as provided by Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • disease-free survival [ Time Frame: up to 1 month ]
  • overall survival [ Time Frame: up to 1 month ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA
Serum and DNA extracted from peripheral blood mononuclear cell samples

Estimated Enrollment: 1576
Study Start Date: February 2012
Estimated Primary Completion Date: January 2100 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Observational
Previously collected serum and DNA from peripheral blood mononuclear cell samples are analyzed for HER2-specific antibodies and FcγR genotype by ELISA and PCR.
Genetic: DNA analysis Genetic: gene expression analysis Genetic: polymerase chain reaction Other: enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay Other: laboratory biomarker analysis

Detailed Description:

OBJECTIVES:

  • To determine the role of trastuzumab in the generation of HER2-specific antibodies in breast cancer patients undergoing adjuvant combination therapy.
  • To determine whether the improved disease-free period and overall survival of patients treated in the adjuvant setting with combination of chemotherapy and trastuzumab is dependent on the Fcγ receptor genotype of the patient.

OUTLINE: Previously collected serum and DNA samples are analyzed for HER2-specific antibodies and FcγR genotype by enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) and polymerase chain reaction (PCR).

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients enrolled on NCCTG-N9831.
Criteria

• Patients with HER-2-overexpressing node-positive or high-risk node-negative breast cancer enrolled on NCCTG-N9831

* Pre- and post-treatment serum and DNA samples of patients treated with doxorubicin and cyclophosphamide followed by paclitaxel with or without trastuzumab (Herceptin®)

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01562288


Sponsors and Collaborators
Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Keith L. Knutson, MD, PhD Mayo Clinic
  More Information

Responsible Party: Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01562288     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NCCTG-N9831D-NCCTG-ICSC
NCI-2012-00687 ( Registry Identifier: CTRP (Clinical Trials Reporting System) )
CDR0000726841 ( Registry Identifier: PDQ (Physician Data Query) )
First Submitted: March 21, 2012
First Posted: March 23, 2012
Last Update Posted: August 8, 2017
Last Verified: August 2017

Keywords provided by Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology:
HER2-positive breast cancer
HER2-negative breast cancer
stage IA breast cancer
stage IB breast cancer
stage II breast cancer
stage IIIA breast cancer

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Breast Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Breast Diseases
Skin Diseases
Trastuzumab
Antineoplastic Agents