Collection of Lung Tumor Tissue for Current and Future Investigations into Lung Cancer Biology, Pathophysiology, and Epidemiology


About this study

The purpose of this study is to collect lung tumor tissue and blood for current lung cancer related research in Cancer Biology, and to develop and maintain a repository of fresh-frozen lung tumor tissue and blood to support future basic and translational research on lung cancer biology, pathophysiology, and epidemiology.

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. 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.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with a lung tumor treated surgically
  • Patients must be 18 years of age or older 
  • Patients must be capable of and willing to sign an 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 Status Contact

Jacksonville, Fla.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Andras Khoor, M.D., Ph.D.

Closed for enrollment

Contact information:

Mauricia Buchanan R.N.

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