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Detection of K14 in Bladder Cancer With a Non Invasive Technique

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT02027649
Recruitment Status : Terminated (Absence of positive results)
First Posted : January 6, 2014
Last Update Posted : July 21, 2017
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Juan Francisco Delgado de la Poza, Corporacion Parc Tauli

Brief Summary:
By an invasive technique keratin 14 has been identified as a prognostic factor in bladder cancer. This study aims to analyze whether through a non-invasive technique keratin 14 can be used as a diagnostic and prognostic marker for this cancer.

Condition or disease
Bladder Cancer

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Study Type : Observational [Patient Registry]
Actual Enrollment : 400 participants
Observational Model: Case-Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Target Follow-Up Duration: 2 Years
Official Title: K14 in Urothelial Cells as a Pronostic and Diagnostic Marker in Bladder Cancer Patients Using a Non Invasive Technique.
Actual Study Start Date : January 2014
Actual Primary Completion Date : July 2014
Actual Study Completion Date : May 2017

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MedlinePlus related topics: Bladder Cancer

Bladder cancer
Patients who suffered a bladder cancer
Control group
Patients with urologic diseases of non tumoral origin

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Keratin 14 [ Time Frame: At the time of study entry ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Hospital patients.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Bladder cancer

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Inability to sign the informed consent

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Corporació Sanitària i Universitària Parc Taulí
Sabadell, Barcelona, Spain, 08208
Sponsors and Collaborators
Corporacion Parc Tauli

Additional Information:

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Responsible Party: Juan Francisco Delgado de la Poza, Medical Doctor, Corporacion Parc Tauli Identifier: NCT02027649    
Other Study ID Numbers: K14 in bladder cancer
CIR2013 ( Other Grant/Funding Number: Fundació Parc Taulí )
First Posted: January 6, 2014    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 21, 2017
Last Verified: July 2017
Keywords provided by Juan Francisco Delgado de la Poza, Corporacion Parc Tauli:
Bladder cancer
Keratin 14
Pronostic marker
Diagnostic marker
Noninvasive technique
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Urinary Bladder Neoplasms
Urologic Neoplasms
Urogenital Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Urinary Bladder Diseases
Urologic Diseases