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EDRN investigators protocols. The following is a list of the EDRN protocols that have been captured and curated. Additional information will be added as it is available. Contact information is provided as part of the detail for each protocol.


Title Abstract Investigator
EDRN Longitudinal Serum Biorepository Four percent of EDRN Registry mutation carriers developed cancer within a year after beginning follow-up in this registry; within 2 years, 10% had developed ... Lynch, Henry
EDRN Pre-Validation of Metabolic Biomarkers of Prostate Cancer: Follow up EDRN Challenge The goal of this EDRN set-asides proposal is to carry out pre-validation studies on sarcosine as a metabolomic biomarker of prostate cancer in urine. Not only ... Chinnaiyan, Arul M.
EDRN Pre-Validation of Multiplex Biomarker in Urine The goal of this proposal is to begin to establish an EDRN “pre-validation” trial of a multiplex set of transcripts, including the ETS gene fusions, in ... Chinnaiyan, Arul M.
EDRN Resource Network Exchange Srivastava, Sudhir
EDRN-WHI Pre-Clinical Colon Ca Specimens Specifically, it is proposed to assess plasma proteins from postmenopausal women diagnosed with colon cancer within a span of 18 months after year-3 OS blood ... Hanash, Samir
Early Detection Research Network Registry for Hereditary Cancer The EDRN High Risk Registry (HRR)recruits individuals that carry germline mutations for hereditary cancer syndromes, who are willing to participate in ... Lynch, Henry
Early Detection and Prognosis of Hepatocellular Carcinoma Volk, Michael L.
Early Detection of Breast Cancer Using Autoantibody Markers To identify large numbers of antigens that can be used to recognize the presence of cancer by detecting antibodies to tumor proteins in the serum of the test ... Tainsky, Michael A.
Early Detection of Cancer by Affinity Mass Spectrometry-Set Aside funds A.   RATIONALE The recent introduction of multiple reaction monitoring capabilities offers unprecedented capability to the research arsenal available to ... Semmes, John
Early Detection of Urinary Bladder Cancer Czerniak, Bogdan
Early Diagnosis of Pancreatic Cancer-Network Collaborative Studies Determining and quantifying the types of mucin core proteins to which CA19-9 is attached will result in assays with improved performance characteristics ... Hollingsworth, Michael
Early Molecular Detection of Invasive Bladder Cancer by Urine Examination Czerniak, Bogdan
Early detection of liver cancer and hepatitis Block, Timothy
Ecogenetic Study of Lung Cancer Spitz, Margaret R.
Establishment of a serum standard for use in high-throughput proteomic Semmes, John
Expression based markers for breast cancer detection Marks, Jeffrey
GLNE 003: Preliminary Validation of Biomarkers Predictive of Barrett’s Esophagus Progression to Dysplasia and Adenocarcinoma    Recognizing that novel potential biomarkers are continually being identified and will need to be validated in a rapid, efficient, and scientifically ... Brenner, Dean
Glycoprotein Biomarkers for the Early Detection of Aggressive Prostate Cancer The Early Detection Research Network of the NCI is charged with the discovery, development and validation of biomarkers for early detection and prognosis ... Zhang, Hui L.
HNPCC colon cancer-associated SELDI mass spectrometry protein profiles in serum Lynch, Henry
Hepatocellular carcinoma Early Detection Strategy study Marrero, Jorge
Hereditary Cancer Institute family study specimen bank Lynch, Henry
High-Throughput Evaluation of Breast Cancer Markers The objective of this study is to use a combination of AMT proteomics and ELISA microarray testing to discover and validate novel biomarkers for breast cancer. Zangar, Richard (Rick) C.
Hollingsworth - Aggressive vs Indolent 2012 Study Overview. We will examine DNA extracted from FFPE sections from approximately 200 different surgically resected primary pancreatic tumors from the UNMC ... Hollingsworth, Michael
Hollingsworth - Aggressive vs Indolent 2012 (357) Study Overview. We will examine DNA extracted from FFPE sections from approximately 200 different surgically resected primary pancreatic tumors from the UNMC ... Hollingsworth, Michael
Hollingsworth - Aggressive vs Indolent 2012 (359) Hollingsworth, Michael
Identification of New Markers in Normal and Abnormal Pap Smears Unger, Elizabeth R.
Identification of a panel of sensitive and specific DNA methylation markers for squamous cell lung cancer. BACKGROUND: Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in men and women in the United States and Western Europe. Over 160,000 Americans die of this ... Anglim, Paul
Identification of biomarkers for lung cancer in never smokers The overall goal of this project is to identify, verify and apply biomarkers for the early diagnosis or risk assessment of lung cancer in never smokers. The ... Gazdar, Adi
Identification of nectin-4 oncoprotein as a diagnostic and therapeutic target for lung cancer. Gene expression profile analysis of lung cancers revealed the transactivation of an immunoglobulin-like molecule Nectin-4 in the majority of non-small cell ... Takano, Atsushi
Identification of protein and genetic biomarkers of prostate cancer and risk factors for progression of disease Thompson, Ian M.
Announcement 10/07/2014

EDRN Patient Advocates will host an EDRN Advocacy Educational Webinar, Biomarkers for Prostate Cancer Detection and Monitoring, on Monday, January 12th, 2015, at 1 p.m. EDT / 10 a.m. PDT. Registration is not required for this. Please click for more information.
Announcement 09/14/2014

Thank you to everyone who helped make the 9th EDRN Scientific Workshop a success. We look forward to seeing everyone at the 28th EDRN Steering Committee Meeting from March 31-April 2, 2015, in Atlanta, GA.