The Gastric Cancer Foundation: A Gastric Cancer Registry

This study is currently recruiting participants.
Verified February 2014 by Stanford University
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First received: January 17, 2012
Last updated: February 14, 2014
Last verified: February 2014

Collect detailed clinical and epidemiological information on patients with gastric tumors via an online registry and a detailed patient questionnaire. Participants can opt in to contribute a blood sample and paraffin block samples from previous surgery.

Gastric Cancer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Ecologic or Community
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: The Gastric Cancer Foundation: A Gastric Cancer Registry

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Further study details as provided by Stanford University:

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA

Blood samples with DNA Paraffin embedded tissue will be stored in the Stanford Tissue Bank for 100 years.

Estimated Enrollment: 1000
Study Start Date: April 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date: April 2021
Estimated Primary Completion Date: April 2021 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Participants will be identified for recruitment either by the individual's treating physician or through information about the registry on the Gastric Cancer Fund website. Potential participants will be directed to the URL for the gastric cancer registry and asked to complete a brief registration form which will include eligibility questions.


Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Patients are eligible if they have a histologically proven gastric tumor including gastro-esophogeal tumors
  2. 18 years of age or older
  3. Adequate English proficiency to complete online consent and questionnaire.

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Under 18 years of age
  2. No history of gastric cancer or gastric cancer in a family member.
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01514045

Contact: Meredith Mills 650-724-5223

United States, California
Stanford University Cancer Institute Recruiting
Stanford, California, United States, 94305
Contact: Meredith Mills    650-724-5223   
Principal Investigator: James M Ford, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Hanlee P Ji, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Stanford University
Principal Investigator: James M Ford, MD Stanford University
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Stanford University Identifier: NCT01514045     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: GI0005, SU-01172012-8987, 20285
Study First Received: January 17, 2012
Last Updated: February 14, 2014
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by Stanford University:
Quality of Life

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Stomach Neoplasms
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Digestive System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Digestive System Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Stomach Diseases processed this record on April 16, 2014