A Study to Collect Medical Data and Tissue from Patients with Lung Conditions Resulting in Lung Surgery.
Tab Title Description
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.
- Rochester, Minnesota: 16-006336
Sponsor Protocol Number: HHSN268201600002I
About this study
The purpose of this study is to collect lung tissue and blood samples from participants who undergo medically-indicated lung surgery and maintain a bank of specimens from a wide range of participants with varying types of lung disease and progressions.
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. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.
- Adults ages 21 or older who are undergoing lung surgery for suspected malignancy or metastases.
- Diagnosis of cystic fibrosis or pulmonary hypertension.
- Any other condition that, in the judgment of the investigator, precludes participation.
- Failure to obtain written consent.
Participating Mayo Clinic locations
Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.
|Mayo Clinic Location
Mayo Clinic principal investigator
Andrew Limper, M.D.
Closed for enrollment
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