Johns Hopkins Breast Cancer Program Longitudinal Repository
Breast Cancer - Benign Breast Disease
Conditions: official terms
Breast Diseases - Breast Neoplasms - Fibrocystic Breast Disease
Study Type
Study Phase
Study Design
Time Perspective: Prospective
Name: Sample collection
Type: Procedure
Overall Status
The Breast Cancer Program Longitudinal Repository (BCPLR) is being established to fulfill the research mission of the Breast Cancer Program at Johns Hopkins and to serve investigators affiliated with it - to develop a repository of specimens with corresponding characteristics from patients seen in the breast care and cancer clinics.
Detailed Description
This research is being done to collect samples for future use that we may learn more about cancer by studying cells in blood and tissue collected from people with breast cancer as well as from volunteers without breast cancer. Our goal is to make these available for research to help to learn how cancer develops and how it may be treated.
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: Accepts Healthy Volunteers
Maximum Age: N/A
Minimum Age: 18 Years
Gender: Both
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

- Male or female

- 18 years of age or older

- Participants meet one of the following categories: have a known diagnosis of breast cancer receiving a breast cancer evaluation and/or treatment; have benign breast disease receiving a diagnostic procedure and/or evaluation; or, have no known diagnosis of breast disease or abnormality and is undergoing routine screening or diagnostic breast imaging procedures and/or other clinical evaluation.

Exclusion Criteria:

- N/A
Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Hopkins Breast Trials -
Start Date
April 2009
Completion Date
January 2030
Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
Record processing date processed this data on July 28, 2015 page