Image-based Mapping of Brain Tumors


  • Study type

  • Study IDs

  • 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.
  • Site IRB
    • Scottsdale/Phoenix, Arizona: 16-002424
    • Rochester, Minnesota: 16-002424
    Sponsor Protocol Number: 16-002424

About this study

The purpose of this study is to combine MRI images with histologic and genetic analysis of cancer (from blood and tissue samples) to improve the overall accuracy of diagnosis and effectiveness of cancer treatment.


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.

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Inclusion Criteria

  • Prospective collection
    • Undergoing diagnostic biopsy and/or surgical resection for brain tumor
  • Retrospective collection
    • Underwent treatment and/or diagnosis for suspected brain tumor

Exclusion Criteria

  • Prospective collection only
    • Unable to have an MRI


Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact us for help.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Scottsdale/Phoenix, Ariz.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Leland Hu, M.D.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Regina Becker


Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Leland Hu, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

Contact information:

No Contact

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