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Metabolic Viral Host Properties

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Hadassah Medical Organization Identifier:
First received: April 26, 2009
Last updated: May 10, 2009
Last verified: May 2009
Patients' metabolic properties may affect their immune response. This study aims to assess the effect of hosts' metabolic properties to viral infection.

HCV Infection

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective

Further study details as provided by Hadassah Medical Organization:

Detailed Description:
Blood samples were drawn from patients with Gaucher disease and healthy individuals, with and without HCV. Blood samples were tested for protein specific T cell proliferation, IFNg and IL-10 using ELISPOT assays, serum IFNg, IL-2, IL-6, IL-10 and IL-4 levels. FACS analysis was used for evaluation of lymphocytes subsets.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Both male and female volunteers were recruited. with and without HCV infection, with and without Gaucher disease.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • inform consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • at patients request
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Responsible Party: Yaron Ilan, Hadassah medical organization Identifier: NCT00893308     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 481133- HMO-CTIL
Study First Received: April 26, 2009
Last Updated: May 10, 2009 processed this record on July 27, 2017