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Familial Prostate Cancer

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00001377
First received: November 3, 1999
Last updated: March 3, 2008
Last verified: December 1999
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to identify affected individuals in families with prostate cancer and to use this information to identify genetic markers closely-linked to the disease gene.


Condition
Neoplastic Syndromes, Hereditary
Prostatic Neoplasms

Study Type: Observational
Official Title: Familial Prostate Cancer

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Further study details as provided by National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC):

Estimated Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: December 1993
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2000
Detailed Description:

The purpose of this study is to identify affected individuals in families with prostate cancer and to use this information to identify genetic markers closely-linked to the disease gene.

  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Families will be identified with two or more first degree relatives affected with prostate cancer or with one male with prostate cancer that developed before age 55.

Must have clinical evidence of prostate cancer in the family.

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00001377

Locations
United States, Maryland
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Bethesda, Maryland, United States, 20892
Sponsors and Collaborators
  More Information

Publications:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00001377     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 940041, 94-C-0041
Study First Received: November 3, 1999
Last Updated: March 3, 2008
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Keywords provided by National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC):
Familial
Inherited Prostate Cancer
Linkage
Prostate Cancer

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Neoplasms
Neoplastic Syndromes, Hereditary
Prostatic Neoplasms
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Genital Neoplasms, Male
Urogenital Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Genital Diseases, Male
Prostatic Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on July 26, 2014