Lay Description

Create a living biobank of PDOs from Stage I-III lung cancer patients.


  • Cancers and Other Neoplasms
  • Lungs, Breathing and Bronchial
  • Lung
IRB Number
NCT Number
Open to Enrollment


Eligible Ages
Over 18 Years
Eligible Genders
Accepts Healthy Volunteers

Inclusion Criteria

  • Read, consented to and signed the IRB-approved informed consent form prior to any study related procedure.
  • Diagnosis of lung cancer or lung mass or lymphadenopathy that will undergo tumor resection as part of standard of care
  • Any clinical stage
  • Adult patients ≥18 years of age
  • Able and willing to complete a questionnaire on their environmental/occupational exposures and smoking/alcohol history

Exclusion Criteria

  • At the discretion of the treating physician, patient will not be able to fulfill the requirements of the study.

Study Design

Arm Groups

Study Contact

Frances Crawford
(210) 450-5037

Sonia Creighton
(210) 450-1366

Myrna Montenegro
(210) 450-5954

Courtney Nichols
(210) 450-1794

Mailbox Ctrc Regulatory Affairs

Kathleen Rodriguez
(210) 450-1365

Benjamin Schleif
(210) 450-1366

Morgan Seekatz
(210) 450-1133

Josephine Taverna

Principal Investigator
Josephine Taverna