Collection of Plasma Samples for Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck Patients
Conditions
Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck
Conditions: official terms
Carcinoma - Carcinoma, Squamous Cell - Head and Neck Neoplasms
Conditions: Keywords
Targeted therapies, Plasma samples
Study Type
Observational
Study Phase
N/A
Study Design
Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective
Intervention
Name: Plasma samples
Type: Other
Overall Status
Recruiting
Summary
The investigators will collect plasma samples at baseline, during treatment, and at progression.
Detailed Description
In this study, the investigators will collect plasma samples at baseline, during treatment, and at progression. This plasma bank will be used to study the potential value of some biomarkers to predict treatment activity or resistance to cetuximab or other targeted agents
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: No
Maximum Age: N/A
Minimum Age: 18 Years
Gender: Both
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

- patients treated with radiation therapy and cetuximab according to Bonner et al

- patients treated with cetuximab in combination with chemotherapy according to Vermorken et al.

- patients treated with a molecular targeted agent as a part of a clinical study

Exclusion Criteria:

- patients with another type of head and neck cancer

- patients non treated with targeted therapies
Locations
Clinique Saint-Pierre
Ottignies, Brabant wallon, Belgium
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Renaud Poncin, MD - Re.PONCIN@clinique-saint-pierre.be
Grand Hôpital de Charleroi
Charleroi, Hainaut, Belgium
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Christophe Lonchay, MD - Christophe.Lonchay@ghdc.be;
Centre Hospitalier Jolimont-Lobbes-Nivelles-Tubize
Haine-Saint-Paul, Belgium
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Emmanuel Seront, MD, PhD - Emmanuel.Seront@jolimont.be
Clinique et Maternité Sainte-Elisabeth
Namur, Belgium
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Stéphanie Henry, MD - Stephanie.HENRY@cmsenamur.be
Start Date
February 2013
Completion Date
January 2023
Sponsors
Cliniques universitaires Saint-Luc- Université Catholique de Louvain
Source
Cliniques universitaires Saint-Luc- Université Catholique de Louvain
Record processing date
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this data on July 28, 2015
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