Accepts Healthy Volunteers
Healthy volunteers are participants who do not have a disease or condition, or related conditions or symptoms
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|Eligible Ages||18 Years and Over|
Inclusion Criteria:1. Male or female aged ≥ 18 years of age. 2. Patients with a diagnosis of. 1. recurrent or metastatic head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC), who are going to receive PD-1 inhibitor nivolumab OR. 2. metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC), who are going to receive PD-1 inhibitor, e.g. nivolumab, pembrolizumab,OR. 3. metastatic melanoma, who are going to receive to receive PD-1 inhibitor, e.g. nivolumab, pembrolizumab. 3. Available tumor tissue sample for immunohistochemical and molecular analysis. 4. Life expectancy ≥ 4 months. 5. Signed informed consent form.
Exclusion Criteria:1. Male or female younger than 18 years old. 2. History of another malignancy within 3 years or current 2nd primary malignancy. 3. Patients that have not signed the informed consent.
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Phase 1: Studies that emphasize safety and how the drug is metabolized and excreted in humans.
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|Principal Investigator Affiliation||N/A|
Category of organization(s) involved as sponsor (and collaborator) supporting the trial.
The disease, disorder, syndrome, illness, or injury that is being studied.
|Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Non Small Cell Lung Cancer, Melanoma|
: HNSCC, NSCLC, melanoma Patients
: Healthy volunteers
In case of healhty volunteers, only peripheral blood samples will be collected.
Diagnostic Test: - PD-L1 Kit
Clinical performance of PD-L1 kit in CTCs of peripheral blood and tumor tissue samples
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