Blood and Tissue Samples with Pancreatic Cancer and Melanoma

Collecting Blood and Tissue Samples From Family Members of Patients With Pancreatic Diseases, Pancreatic Cancer, and Melanoma

RATIONALE: Collecting and storing samples of blood and tissue from family members of patients with cancer to test in the laboratory may help the study of cancer in the future. PURPOSE: This clinical trial is collecting blood and tissue samples from family members of patients with pancreatic disease, pancreatic cancer, and melanoma.

No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted

biologic sample preservation procedure

one blood sample or saliva sample collection

medical chart review

confirmation of cancer diagnosis

survey administration

at baseline enrollment and 12 months post-enrollment

Biospecimen Resource for Familial Pancreas Research, a Data and Tissue Registry (Also Known as a Bio-repository, Bio-bank, Data and Tissue Database, Data and Tissue Bank, Etc.) to Help Advance Research in Familial Pancreas Disease