A Study of Genetic Testing in the Care of Glioma Patients


  • 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
    • Rochester, Minnesota: 17-009589
    Sponsor Protocol Number: 17-009589

About this study

The purpose of this study is to validate the effectiveness and clinical use of array and next generation sequencing tests in hopes of adopting these tests as standard of care and advancing glioma patient care and clinical practice at Mayo Clinic and beyond.

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:

  • Suspected glioma patient undergoing neurosurgery

Exclusion Criteria: 

  • Patients without a diagnosis of glioma

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact us for help.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Robert Jenkins, M.D., Ph.D.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Michelle McKenna



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