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PURPOSE: This research study is collecting samples of blood, bone marrow, tumor tissue, and normal tissue from patients with cancer or a precancerous condition and from participants undergoing surgery or biopsy.
- Acquire blood serum, circulating cells, bone marrow, and tumor or normal tissue samples from patients with cancer or a premalignant condition or participants who are undergoing surgery or biopsy, to be used in future cancer-related research.
OUTLINE: Blood, tissue, and/or tumor samples are collected at baseline and several follow-up visits within 1 year and are stored for future study. No germ-line linkage analysis (familial genetics) will be performed under the auspices of this protocol.
PROJECTED ACCRUAL: A total of 1,000 patients and participants will be accrued for this study.
biologic sample preservation procedure
Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center - NCI Clinical Trials Referral Office
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:22:21-0400
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