Collecting and Storing Biological Samples From Young Patients With Hodgkin's Lymphoma

  • Study type:

    Observational What is this?

    Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:

    • Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
    • Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
    • Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.

Study IDs

  • Site IRB:

    • Rochester, Minnesota: 07-007701
  • NCT ID:

    NCT00900250
  • Sponsor Protocol Number:

    AHOD04B1

About this study

RATIONALE: Collecting and storing samples of tumor tissue and blood from patients with cancer to study in the laboratory may help the study of cancer in the future.

PURPOSE: This laboratory study is collecting and storing samples of tissue and blood from young patients with Hodgkin's lymphoma.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. If you need assistance understanding the eligibility criteria, please contact the study team.

See eligibility criteria

Disease Characteristics:

  • Histologically confirmed Hodgkin's lymphoma (HL) meeting 1 of the following criteria:
    • Newly diagnosed, untreated HL (for patients under 22 years of age)
    • Past or present diagnosis of HL and past or present enrollment on a Children's Oncology Group (COG) or legacy HL clinical trial (for patients of any age)

Patient Characteristics:

  • Not specified

Prior Concurrent Therapy:

  • Not specified

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact us for help.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Carola A Arndt, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

Cancer Center Clinical Trials Referral Office

855-776-0015