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ASSG Endorsed Clinical Study


Title International Sarcoma Kindred Study
Objective Create a resource for research into adult-onset sarcoma
Type Epidemiological
Population Bone and soft tissue sarcomas
Treatment N/A
Phase N/A
Drug / Intervention N/A
Sponsor Australasian Sarcoma Study Group
Funding Source Rainbows for Kate Foundation
Target accrual 3000 Families
Expected Completion 2018 end of accrual
Participating Sites Australia, India, France, UK, USA, Korea and New Zealand
Recruitment Status Open
Numbers Accrued 1800 Families
Publications and Presentations 1. Thomas DM, Ballinger ML. Etiologic, environmental and inherited risk factors in sarcomas. J Surg Oncol. 2015 Apr;111(5):490-5. doi: 10.1002/jso.23809. Epub 2014 Oct 21.

2. Kate A. McBride; Nina Hallowell; Martin H.N. Tattersall ; Judy Kirk ; Mandy L. Ballinger; David M. Thomas; Gillian Mitchell & Mary-Anne Young. Timing and Context: Important considerations in the return of genetic results to research participants. Journal of Community Genetics 2015, DOI 10.1007/s12687-015-0231-7

3. Ballinger ML, Mitchell G, Thomas DM. Surveillance recommendations for patients with germ-line TP53 mutations. Current Opinion in Oncology 2015, Vol 27 No 4 p332-337

4. Thomas DM, James PA, Ballinger ML. Personal View - Clinical implications of genomics for cancer risk genetics. Lancet Oncology 2015; 16:e303-08

5. Mirabello L1, Koster R2, Moriarity BS3, Spector LG4, Meltzer PS5, Gary J6, Machiela MJ2, Pankratz N7, Panagiotou OA2, Largaespada D3, Wang Z8, Gastier-Foster JM9, Gorlick R10, Khanna C5, de Toledo SR11, Petrilli AS11, Patiño-Garcia A12, Sierrasesúmaga L12, Lecanda F12, Andrulis IL13, Wunder JS13, Gokgoz N13, Serra M14, Hattinger C14, Picci P14, Scotlandi K14, Flanagan AM15, Tirabosco R16, Amary MF16, Halai D16, Ballinger ML17, Thomas DM18, Davis S5, Barkauskas DA19, Marina N20, Helman L5, Otto GM21, Becklin KL22, Wolf NK22, Weg MT21, Tucker M2, Wacholder S2, Fraumeni JF Jr2, Caporaso NE2, Boland JF8, Hicks BD8, Vogt A8, Burdett L8, Yeager M8, Hoover RN2, Chanock SJ2, Savage SA2.A Genome-Wide Scan Identifies Variants in NFIB Associated with Metastasis in Patients with Osteosarcoma. Cancer Discov. 2015 Jun 17. [Epub ahead of print]
Principal Investigator Associate Professor David Thomas
Contact for Further Information Dr Mandy Ballinger - Study Manager
Contact Phone Number 1800 663 916
Last update 01-Aug-2017 03:53 PM 


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