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Epidemiologic, Laboratory, and Clinical Characterization of Individuals With Cancer.

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified November 2005 by Nanjing Medical University.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
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Nanjing Medical University Identifier:
First received: November 9, 2005
Last updated: October 12, 2006
Last verified: November 2005

Environmental and genetic factors may play a role in the progression of cancer. The goal of this project is to establish a series of cross-sectional / case-control studies to evaluate risk factors of cancer in China.


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional

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Further study details as provided by Nanjing Medical University:

Study Start Date: August 2005
Detailed Description:

This study is designed to investigate the epidemiologic, genetic, laboratory and clinical characterization of individuals with cancer (gastric, colorectal, esophageal, liver, prostate, lung, breast and endometrial cancer, etc.). We will accrue approximately 1600 patients as experimental group. The control group consists of subjects who will be confirmed without cancer. We will explore the environmental (including family history, life style, diet, physical activity, neuropsychological functioning,plasma levels of oxidative stress factors, angiogenic factors, and tumor markers, etc.) and genetic (including oxidative stress factors and angiogenic factors, etc.) risk factors. We will study the association between various environmental risk factors with the clinical characterization and correlation between the genetic polymorphisms and the presence of various cancer.


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 89 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • This is a study only of Chinese. Subjects will be allowed to participate if they self-identify as Chinese. The age range of the participants will be between 18 and 89 years. Individuals with cancer (gastric, colorectal, esophageal, liver, prostate, lung, breast and endometrial cancer, etc.) will be allowed to participate. To participate in the study as the control, subjects should be confirmed without cancer.

Exclusion Criteria:


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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00251563

Contact: Bin Wang, Ph.D 0086-25-86862884

China, Jiangsu
Department of Pharmacology, Institute of Clinical Pharmacology, Nanjing Medical University Recruiting
Nanjing, Jiangsu, China, 210029
Contact: Bin Wang, Ph.D    0086-25-86862884   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Nanjing Medical University
Principal Investigator: Bin Wang, Ph.D Department of Pharmacology, Institute of Clinical Pharmacology, Nanjing Medical University
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00251563     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ICP036
Study First Received: November 9, 2005
Last Updated: October 12, 2006
Health Authority: China: Ethics Committee

Keywords provided by Nanjing Medical University:
Cancer,Risk factors processed this record on November 20, 2014