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Trial record 6 of 14 for:    mark stegall transplant

The TOGETHER Project - Kidney (TOGETHER)

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. Know the risks and potential benefits of clinical studies and talk to your health care provider before participating. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT03873623
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : March 13, 2019
Last Update Posted : April 17, 2020
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Mark Stegall, Mayo Clinic

Brief Summary:
Researchers are trying to develop a way to customize immunosuppression treatment, based on the results of a blood test that measures the risk of rejection.

Condition or disease
Kidney Transplant Rejection

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 250 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: The TOGETHER Project - Transplant Organ Genomics to Help Prevent Rejection in Kidney Transplant Recipients With Realtime Assay Monitoring
Actual Study Start Date : November 2016
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 2020
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2020

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

Kidney Transplant Recipients

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. To correlate the findings of TruGraf (a peripheral blood RNA signature that has been shown to correlate with rejection in renal allografts) with rejection episodes in renal transplant patients . [ Time Frame: 3 years ]
    The study will validate the ability of a peripheral blood assay to assess the risk of rejection and determine the role this assay will have in immunosuppression monitoring in our patients at Mayo Clinic (3 sites).

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA
7.5 ml of blood assays will be collected. Peripheral blood will be collected at 1, 4, 6, 9, and 12 months, as well as any for cause time points.

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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
Kidney transplant recipients.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Conventional solitary kidney transplant (ABO compatible, crossmatch negative, not a kidney transplant simultaneously transplanted with another non-renal organ including heart, liver, lung or pancreas)
  • Patients who have given informed consent and are willing to comply with the protocol, including the use of their specimens and data for subsequent research.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • EBV -seronegative recipient
  • ABO incompatible kidney transplants.
  • Simultaneous kidney and extra-renal organ transplants including pancreas, liver, heart, lung, bone marrow transplantation, etc or prior recipient of non-renal transplant. Subjects who had previous extra renal transplants may be included in the study.
  • Positive crossmatch kidney transplants (T cell crossmatch >100, B flow cytometric crossmatch >150).
  • Participating in other clinical trials
  • Any kidney transplant recipient < 18 years of age.

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To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.

Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT03873623

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United States, Arizona
Mayo Clinic Recruiting
Scottsdale, Arizona, United States, 85259
Contact: Samantha Parker    480-342-6677      
United States, Florida
Mayo Clinic Recruiting
Jacksonville, Florida, United States, 32224
Contact: Joel Espinoza    904-953-2865      
United States, Minnesota
Mayo Clinic Recruiting
Rochester, Minnesota, United States, 55905
Contact: Leah Majerus    507-255-3940      
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mayo Clinic
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Principal Investigator: Mark Stegall, MD Mayo Clinic
Additional Information:
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Responsible Party: Mark Stegall, Principal Investigator, Mayo Clinic Identifier: NCT03873623    
Other Study ID Numbers: 16-003159
First Posted: March 13, 2019    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 17, 2020
Last Verified: April 2020
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No
Keywords provided by Mark Stegall, Mayo Clinic:
Kidney transplant