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Examining Macrophage Influx and Vascularization in Chronic Pancreatitis

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Colorado, Denver Identifier:
First received: June 21, 2007
Last updated: February 8, 2013
Last verified: February 2007
Our aim in this study is to find out if we can locate the similar reduction in the recruitment of macrophages, remodeling of vasculature and do they correlate in the number and area of the islets in pancreas as in the mouse model.


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Examining Macrophage Influx and Vascularization in Chronic Pancreatitis

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Further study details as provided by University of Colorado, Denver:

Study Start Date: February 2007
Study Completion Date: August 2007
Primary Completion Date: July 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Pancreas tissue sections from preparates from pancreatic surgery.
  • Patients having chronic pancreatitis with or without diabetes
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00491023

United States, Colorado
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Aurora, Colorado, United States, 80045
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Colorado, Denver
Principal Investigator: James DeGregori, PhD University of Colorado, Denver
  More Information

Responsible Party: University of Colorado, Denver Identifier: NCT00491023     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 07-0075
Study First Received: June 21, 2007
Last Updated: February 8, 2013

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pancreatitis, Chronic
Neovascularization, Pathologic
Pancreatic Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Pathologic Processes processed this record on April 26, 2017