New Onset Diabetes (NOD) Cohort

Condition: Diabetes, hyperglycemia

Eligibility

Key Inclusion Criteria

  • Between 50-85 years old at the time of enrollment
  • Must have hyperglycemia and/or diabetes
  • Must be willing to provide blood samples (fasting) at baseline, 6, 12, and 24 months post-enrollment

Key Exclusion Criteria

  • Must not have any past history of hyperglycemia and/or diabetes
  • Must not be on active treatment for cancer, carry a current diagnosis of any cancer, and/or investigated for suspicion of recurrence of past cancer (except non-melanoma skin cancer or carcinoma in-situ of the cervix)
  • Must not have any past history of pancreatic cancer

Full Study Name

CPDPC16-01: A Prospective Study to Establish a New Onset Diabetes (NOD) Cohort (IRB no. PRO53823)  

Summary

The purpose of this study is to create a large repository of blood samples and data from people with new-onset hyperglycemia and diabetes. A repository is a collection of samples from many different people that facilitates research. The study focuses on adults (50-85 years old) who have recently had one or more blood tests that indicate they may have hyperglycemia and/or diabetes.

The blood samples to be stored are similar to those that patients provide during usual care with their doctors. Researchers cannot yet tell the difference between routine, new-onset hyperglycemia and diabetes and the very few people (less than 1%) who have new-onset diabetes related to cancer. The study aims to find a way to do this by measuring promising markers (indicators) from participants’ blood samples.

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