A Study to Evaluate Circulating Cell Free Tumor DNA as a Biomarker in Sarcoma
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- 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: 19-003215
Sponsor Protocol Number: 19-003215
About this study
The purpose of this study is to determine the feasibility of ctDNA detection in patients with advanced translocation-associated sarcomas.
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.
- Age 18 years old and older.
- Advanced or metastatic bone or soft tissue sarcoma with a known translocation.
- Evidence of disease progression or recurrence prior to initiation of systemic therapy.
- No systemic therapy or major surgery within the past 30 days.
- Willingness to provide blood and urine samples.
- The absence of a second active malignancy.
- An understanding of the protocol and its requirements, risks and discomforts.
- Ability and willingness to sign an informed consent.
- Pregnancy or lactation.
- Inability to understand the informed 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
Brittany Siontis, M.D.
Open for enrollment
Cancer Center Clinical Trials Referral Office
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