Pickup Study

Pneumonia in the ImmunoCompromised: Use of the Karius Test for the Detection of Undiagnosed Pathogens

The PICKUP Study is a prospective study comparing the Karius Test to Standard of Care in immunocompromised (IC) patients being evaluated for pneumonia.

Population: IC adults with hematological malignancies and/or HCT with suspicion of pneumonia Enrolling sites: MD Anderson Cancer Center, City of Hope National Medical Center, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center, University of Colorado, Weill Cornell Medical Center, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Tulane University Medical Center Infectious Disease, Memorial Sloan Kettering, Duke University, University of California - San Francisco

clinicaltrials.gov link can be found here.

See presentation below from Dr. Bergin, a lead PI on this study, from Duke University for an overview of the Karius multi-center, prospective study comparing the Karius Test to Standard of Care in immunocompromised (IC) patients being evaluated for pneumonia.


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