The Role of Pro-angiogenic Immune Cells in Human Pregnancies

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified August 2010 by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : August 6, 2010
Last Update Posted : August 6, 2010
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Brief Summary:
Identification of the presence of proangiogenic immune cells in normal human placentas may enable predication of some pregnancy disorders.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Fetal Growth Retardation Preeclampsia Other: Biological specimen

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 300 participants
Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Study Start Date : August 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date : August 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2011

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Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Placentas after delivery or abortion Other: Biological specimen
Biological specimen taken from placenta

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. To find the angiogenic potential of proangiogenic immune cells derived from human placentas. [ Time Frame: Two years ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Placentas after delivery or abortion

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Placentas that have been delivered in the Medical Center

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01177020

Contact: Elad Mei-Dan, MD 972-4-6304248

Hillel Yaffe Medical Center Recruiting
Hadera, Israel, 38100
Principal Investigator: Elad Meidan, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center

Responsible Party: Elad Mei-Dan, MD, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center Identifier: NCT01177020     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HYMC1069A
First Posted: August 6, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 6, 2010
Last Verified: August 2010

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Fetal Growth Retardation
Hypertension, Pregnancy-Induced
Pregnancy Complications
Fetal Diseases
Growth Disorders
Pathologic Processes