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Research Tissue Bank

18 Years
Open (Enrolling)
Myelofibrosis, Idiopathic Myelofibrosis, Essential Thrombocythemia, Polycythemia Vera

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Trial Information

Research Tissue Bank

Inclusion Criteria:

- Patients diagnosed with Philadelphia chromosome negative myeloproliferative disorders
(MPD) polycythemia vera (PV), idiopathic myelofibrosis (IM), and essential
thrombocythemia (ET) are eligible.

- Newly diagnose MPD patients as well as previously treated for a MPD are eligible.

- Signed informed consent is required from each patient at the time of enrollment.

Exclusion Criteria:

- Patients currently participating in experimental treatment arms of MPD-RC protocols,
or other experimental treatment protocols are not eligible during the period they are
on study.

Type of Study:


Study Design:


Outcome Measure:

To collect and store tissue specimens from patients with MPDs including PV, IM, ET. The samples will be used to conduct laboratory investigations to help define mechanisms involved in the pathophysiology and treatment of these disorders.

Outcome Time Frame:

3 years

Safety Issue:


Principal Investigator

Rona S Weinberg, PhD

Investigator Role:

Study Chair

Investigator Affiliation:

Myeloproliferative Disorders-Research Consortium


United States: Institutional Review Board

Study ID:

MPD-RC 106



Start Date:

September 2007

Completion Date:

December 2015

Related Keywords:

  • Myelofibrosis
  • Idiopathic Myelofibrosis
  • Essential Thrombocythemia
  • Polycythemia Vera
  • Myeloproliferative Disease
  • Myelofibrosis
  • Idiopathic Myelofibrosis
  • Essential Thrombocythemia
  • Polycythemia Vera
  • Primary Myelofibrosis
  • Polycythemia
  • Polycythemia Vera
  • Thrombocythemia, Essential
  • Thrombocytosis



University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago, Illinois  60612
Mount Sinai Medical Center New York, New York  10029
University of Utah Salt Lake City, Utah  
University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, Pennsylvania  19104
Johns Hopkins Baltimore, Maryland  21231
Roswell Park Buffalo, New York  14263
Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute Palo Alto, California  94301
Weill Cornell University Washington, District of Columbia  10065
University of Georgetown Washington, District of Columbia  20057