A Study to Find New Family Linked Forms of Kidney Cancer

Overview

  • Study type

    Observational
  • 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
    • Jacksonville, Florida: 13-009023
    • Rochester, Minnesota: 13-009023
    Sponsor Protocol Number: 13-009023

About this study

The purpose of this study is to use the saliva of patients and relatives with known kidney cancer to look for unknown genes that may cause kidney cancer and are being passed down between family members

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

Inclusion Criteria

  • Mayo Clinic Jacksonville and Rochester patients
  • Ages18 to 99 
  • Participants of Studies IRB 746-04 and IRB 14-03
  • Have returned a completed risk factor questionnaire and provided sample
  • Signed the consent form stating their samples and data may be used for other studies
  • Family members of patients that have confirmed RCC.

 

Exclusion Criteria

  • Mayo Clinic patients that are have not been consented to Studies IRB 746- 04 or IRB 14-03.

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact us for help.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Jacksonville, Fla.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Alexander Parker, Ph.D.

Closed-enrolling by invitation

What is this? (?)
"Close"
Not open to everyone who meets the eligibility criteria, but only those invited to participate by the study team.

Contact information:

Kaitlynn Custer

(904)953-9464

Custer.Kaitlynn@mayo.edu

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Alexander Parker, Ph.D.

Closed-enrolling by invitation

What is this? (?)
"Close"
Not open to everyone who meets the eligibility criteria, but only those invited to participate by the study team.

Contact information:

Kaitlynn Custer

(904)953-9464

Custer.Kaitlynn@mayo.edu

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CLS-20348143

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