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Collecting and Storing Samples of Blood and Tumor Tissue From Patients With Osteosarcoma
RATIONALE: Collecting and storing samples of tumor tissue and blood from patients to test in the laboratory may help the study of cancer in the future.
PURPOSE: The purpose of this study is to collect and store samples of blood and tumor tissue from patients with osteosarcoma.
Stanford is currently not accepting patients for this trial.
Children's Oncology Group
Collaborator: National Cancer Institute (NCI)
- Other: biologic sample preservation procedure
- All osteosarcoma patients seen at COG institutions are eligible, including the
- Newly diagnosed patients
- Patients with recurrent disease who were not enrolled at the time of diagnosis
- The following specimens from the initial biopsy (and/or definitive surgery if an
up-front resection is performed) are required:
- Paraffin embedded block OR 30 unstained slides
- Pretreatment blood consisting of 5 mL serum, 10 mL plasma, and 10 mL heparinized
- Fresh and frozen tumor specimens
- Not specified
PRIOR CONCURRENT THERAPY:
- Patients are not required to enter a therapeutic study to enroll on this study
Ages Eligible for Study
N/A - 120 Years
Genders Eligible for Study