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Lay Description

Assess the impact of dietary omega 3 free fatty acids and/or letrozole on obese, postmenopausal breast cancer patients.

Category

  • Breast
IRB Number
20150602HU
NCT Number
NCT02538484
Open to Enrollment
Yes

Eligibility

Eligible Ages
Over 18 Years
Eligible Genders
Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers
No

Inclusion Criteria

  • At least 18 years of age.
  • Postmenopausal as confirmed in medical history
  • Ability to understand the purposes and risks of the study and has signed a written informed consent form approved by the investigator's IRB (Institutional Review Board)/Ethics Committee.
  • Estrogen receptor positive breast cancer. Body mass index of 30 or greater.
  • Consented for tissue collection on CTRC (Cancer Therapy and Research Center) repository 07-32

Exclusion Criteria

  • Cachexia
  • Active systemic illness (infection including viral illnesses such as Hepatitis and HIV)
  • Chronic use of NSAIDs (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) aspirin or omega-3 free fatty acid supplementation within the last 60 days (defined as greater than or equal to 7 consecutive days)
  • Any NSAIDs aspirin or omega-3 free fatty acid supplementation within the last 14 days
  • History of medical noncompliance
  • Scheduled date of surgical resection that would limit the amount of time taking the intervention to less than 21 days

Study Design

Arm Groups

Study Contact


Regulatory Point of Contact
Andrew Brenner
(210) 562-4091
brennera@uthscsa.edu

Regulatory Point of Contact
Frances Crawford
(210) 450-5037
crawfordf1@uthscsa.edu

Regulatory Point of Contact
Sonia Creighton
(210) 450-1366
creighton@uthscsa.edu

Regulatory Point of Contact
Heather King
heather.king@usoncology.com

Regulatory Point of Contact
Jaime Tamez
jaime.tamez@usoncology.com

Regulatory Point of Contact
Myrna Montenegro
(210) 450-5954
montenegro@uthscsa.edu

Regulatory Point of Contact
Mailbox Ctrc Regulatory Affairs
regaffapp@uthscsa.edu

Regulatory Point of Contact
Regulatory Staff
regaffstaff@uthscsa.edu

Regulatory Point of Contact
Kathleen Rodriguez
(210) 450-1365
rodriguezk3@uthscsa.edu

Regulatory Point of Contact
Benjamin Schleif
(210) 450-1366
schleifb@uthscsa.edu

Regulatory Point of Contact
Morgan Seekatz
(210) 450-1133
seekatz@uthscsa.edu

Local Recruitment Point of Contact
Kathleen Rodriguez
(210) 450-1365
rodriguezk3@uthscsa.edu

Principal Investigator
Andrew Brenner