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Collection of Biospecimen & Clinical Information in Patients w/ Gastrointestinal Cancers

2014-08-27 03:17:19 | BioPortfolio

Summary

We have an active research program in gastrointestinal cancers including clinical trials, epidemiologic, and translational studies. We would like to establish a biospecimen bank linked to useful clinical information in order to learn more about diagnostic, predictive and prognostic markers for gastrointestinal cancers.

PRIMARY OBJECTIVES:

1. To collect and store tumor and normal tissue (previously collected paraffin embedded or frozen specimen) and blood in patients with gastrointestinal (GI) cancers.

SECONDARY OBJECTIVES:

1. Collect detailed clinical information via a patient questionnaire that includes demographic, socioeconomic, lifestyle, family, past medical, medication and cancer histories

2. Collect details about the tumor specimen extracted from patient charts.

Study Design

Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Gastrointestinal Neoplasms

Intervention

Blood Draw, Frozen Tumor Specimens

Location

Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford
California
United States
94305

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Stanford University

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:17:19-0400

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