Blood Sample Collection and Health Information Collection From Patients With Invasive Breast Cancer and Their Brothers and Sisters
Conditions
Breast Cancer
Conditions: official terms
Breast Neoplasms
Conditions: Keywords
male breast cancer, recurrent breast cancer, stage IA breast cancer, stage IB breast cancer, stage II breast cancer, stage IIIA breast cancer, stage IIIB breast cancer, stage IIIC breast cancer, stage IV breast cancer
Study Type
Observational
Study Phase
N/A
Study Design
N/A
Intervention
Name: biologic sample preservation procedure Type: Other
Name: informational intervention Type: Other
Overall Status
Recruiting
Summary
RATIONALE: Collecting blood samples and health information from patients with invasive breast cancer and from their brothers and sisters over time may help the study of cancer in the future.

PURPOSE: This study is collecting blood samples and health information over time from patients with invasive breast cancer and from their brothers and sisters.
Detailed Description
OBJECTIVES:

- Collect blood samples and medical and background information from patients with invasive breast cancer and their affected or unaffected siblings.

OUTLINE: Patients and their siblings undergo blood collection. They also complete medical and background questionnaires.

Patients and their siblings are followed annually for 5 years.

PROJECTED ACCRUAL: A total of 1,000 patients and siblings will be accrued for this study.
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: Accepts Healthy Volunteers
Maximum Age: N/A
Minimum Age: 18 Years
Gender: Both
Criteria: DISEASE CHARACTERISTICS:

- Meets 1 of the following criteria:

- Pathologically confirmed invasive breast cancer (patient)

- No ductal carcinoma in situ

- Affected OR unaffected sibling

- Affected sibling must have had (or currently has) breast cancer only

- Unaffected sibling must be female

- No deceased siblings

- Must be a full-blood related sibling

- Patients receiving treatment on clinical trial ECOG-E1Y97 or ECOG-E3Y92 are not eligible

PATIENT CHARACTERISTICS:

- Not specified

PRIOR CONCURRENT THERAPY:

- Not specified
Location
GenBasix Incorporated
Duarte, California, United States
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Richard A. Shapiro, MD - 800-248-4908
Start Date
January 2001
Sponsors
GenBasix Incorporated
Source
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Record processing date
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this data on July 28, 2015
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