TRIAL READY (Clinical Trial Readiness)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03912987|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : April 12, 2019
Last Update Posted : October 4, 2019
|Condition or disease|
|Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Frontotemporal Dementia ALS-Frontotemporal Dementia Primary Lateral Sclerosis Progressive Muscular Atrophy|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||610 participants|
|Official Title:||TRIAL READY (Clinical Trial Readiness)|
|Actual Study Start Date :||January 22, 2019|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||January 2022|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||January 2022|
Affected with ALS or a related disorder, including ALS-FTD, FTD, PLS, and PMA.
Those never diagnosed with and not at particular risk for developing ALS or a related disorder.
- Longitudinal trajectories (and variability) of leading biological-fluid biomarker candidates. [ Time Frame: 12 months ]In a population of patients with ALS and related disorders who would meet typical clinical trial eligibility, this study aims to define the natural history (and variability) of urinary neurotrophin receptor extracellular domain (p75ECD); blood and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) neurofilament light (NfL) and phosphorylated neurofilament heavy (pNfH); and among patients with the C9orf72 hexanucleotide repeat expansion mutation (HREM), CSF and peripheral blood mononuclear cell (PBMC) poly(GP).
- Prognostic utility of leading biological-fluid biomarker candidates. [ Time Frame: 12 months ]In a population of patients with ALS and related disorders who would meet typical clinical trial eligibility, quantify the prognostic value that baseline biomarker levels add to readily available clinical factors that are known to predict prognosis.
Biospecimen Retention: Samples With DNA
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03912987
|Contact: Michael Benatar, MBChB, MS, DPhilemail@example.com|
|Contact: Anne Cooleyfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|United States, Florida|
|University of Miami||Recruiting|
|Miami, Florida, United States, 33136|
|Contact: Kristina Reyes 305-243-4997 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator: Michael Benatar, MBChB, MS, DPhil|
|United States, Kansas|
|University of Kansas||Recruiting|
|Kansas City, Kansas, United States, 66160|
|Contact: Hellen Tanui 913-945-9934 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Principal Investigator: Jeffrey Statland, MD|
|United States, Pennsylvania|
|University of Pennsylvania||Recruiting|
|Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 19107|
|Contact: Luis Rosario 215-898-3081 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator: Corey McMillan, PhD|