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Collection of Blood Specimens From Patients in AL-3789 Studies for Elevated Intraocular Pressure (IOP)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Alcon Research Identifier:
First received: June 3, 2008
Last updated: September 30, 2009
Last verified: September 2009

The objective of this study is to obtain blood samples from patients who are or were participants in any Alcon AL-3789 clinical trial. Association will be conducted to search for genetic markers in patients with glaucoma or ocular hypertension.

Condition Intervention
Open-Angle Glaucoma
Other: Blood Collection Only

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Collection of Blood Specimens From Patients in AL-3789 Studies for Elevated Intraocular Pressure (IOP)

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Further study details as provided by Alcon Research:

Estimated Enrollment: 1000
Study Start Date: March 2008
Primary Completion Date: August 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Patients who are or were participants in any Alcon AL-3789 study.
Other: Blood Collection Only
Blood Collection Only


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

Patients who received anecortave acetate treatment


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient must be currently or previously enrolled in Alcon clinical study and received AL-3789

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Age related
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00691639

United States, Texas
Alcon Call Center
Fort Worth, Texas, United States, 76134
Sponsors and Collaborators
Alcon Research
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Alberta Davis, Alcon Identifier: NCT00691639     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: C-07-27
Study First Received: June 3, 2008
Last Updated: September 30, 2009
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by Alcon Research:
Open-angle glaucoma

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Glaucoma, Open-Angle
Eye Diseases
Ocular Hypertension processed this record on March 03, 2015