Genome, Proteome and Tissue Microarray in Childhood Acute Leukemia
Conditions
Leukemia
Conditions: official terms
Leukemia
Study Type
Observational
Study Phase
N/A
Study Design
Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective
Intervention
Name: Bone Marrow Aspiration
Type: Procedure
Overall Status
Recruiting
Summary
We will study gene and protein expression in leukemia cells of children diagnosed with acute leukemia. We hope to identify genes or proteins which can help us grade leukemia at diagnosis in order to: (a) develop better means of diagnosis and (b) more accurately choose the best therapy for each patient.
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: No
Maximum Age: 18 Years
Minimum Age: N/A
Gender: Both
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:1. All children who present at Packard hospital with a new diagnosis or relapse of acute leukemia will be eligible. There is no bias in regards to age range, gender or ethnic background.

2. Signed informed consent
Location
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, California, United States
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Norman J Lacayo - 650-723-5535 - lacayon@stanford.edu
Start Date
July 2001
Sponsors
Stanford University
Source
Stanford University
Record processing date
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