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The Acquisition of Blood and Skin Samples From Normal Volunteers to Support Research Activities on Dermatologic Diseases

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00001505
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : November 4, 1999
Last Update Posted : November 22, 2017
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC) ( National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS) )

Brief Summary:

Background:

-This protocol is concerned with the acquisition of blood, skin, or mucosal samples from healthy volunteers or patients with selected skin diseases to support the basic science and clinical research activities of the Dermatology Branch and other intramural Laboratories and Branches at the NIH Clinical Research Center.

Objectives:

(Primary)

-To allow collection of blood, skin, or mucosal samples from healthy volunteers or patients with selected skin or systemic diseases as needed to support the research activities of our Branch and other Laboratories and Branches.

Eligibility:

  • Healthy individuals (including employees and other patients) and patients with selected skin or other diseases, including individuals of both genders and all racial/ethnic groups.
  • Patient volunteers must be willing to undergo blood drawing and/or skin/mucosal biopsies.

Design:

-This is dependent upon the particular investigation for which these samples are needed.


Condition or disease
Healthy Volunteer Dermatologic Diseases Systemic Diseases

Detailed Description:

Background:

-This protocol is concerned with the acquisition of blood, skin, or mucosal samples from healthy volunteers or patients with selected skin diseases to support the basic science and clinical research activities of the Dermatology Branch and other intramural Laboratories and Branches at the NIH Clinical Research Center.

Objectives:

(Primary)

-To allow collection of blood, skin, or mucosal samples from healthy volunteers or patients with selected skin or systemic diseases as needed to support the research activities of our Branch and other Laboratories and Branches.

Eligibility:

  • Healthy individuals (including employees and other patients) and patients with selected skin or other diseases, including individuals of both genders and all racial/ethnic groups.
  • Patient volunteers must be willing to undergo blood drawing and/or skin/mucosal samples/monitoring.

Design:

-This is dependent upon the particular investigation for which these samples are needed.


Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 500 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: The Acquisition of Blood and Skin Samples From Patient Volunteers to Support Research Activities on Dermatologic and Other Diseases
Study Start Date : June 4, 1996

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Skin Conditions
U.S. FDA Resources




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Collection of blood, skin, or mucosal samples from healthy volunteers or patients with selected skin or systemic diseases [ Time Frame: Ongoing ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 100 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria
  • INCLUSION CRITERIA:

Healthy individuals (including employees and other patients), and patients with selected skin or other diseases, including individuals of both genders and all racial/ethnic groups.

Patient volunteers must be willing to undergo blood drawing and/or skin/mucosal sampling/monitoring to include non-invasive skin samples.

EXCLUSION CRITERIA:

Strong family history and/or evidence of keloid formation following surgery or trauma.

Children under the age of 18 years.

Pregnant or nursing women.


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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00001505


Contacts
Contact: Sheila E Phang, R.N. (301) 496-8724 sphang@mail.nih.gov
Contact: Heidi H Kong, M.D. (301) 480-7407 konghe@mail.nih.gov

Locations
United States, Maryland
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center, 9000 Rockville Pike Recruiting
Bethesda, Maryland, United States, 20892
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Heidi H Kong, M.D. National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)

Additional Information:
Publications:
Responsible Party: National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00001505     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 960097
96-AR-0097
First Posted: November 4, 1999    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 22, 2017
Last Verified: November 20, 2017

Keywords provided by National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC) ( National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS) ):
Biopsy
Research
Autoimmune
Blistering
Compensation

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Skin Diseases