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Growth Factors and Hepatic Progenitor Cells in Acute Liver Failure

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified February 2011 by National Taiwan University Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
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National Taiwan University Hospital Identifier:
First received: March 8, 2011
Last updated: NA
Last verified: February 2011
History: No changes posted
To study the correlation of serological growth factors and the hepatic progenitor cells involved in liver regeneration of liver failure.

the Focus of the Study is to Correlate the Growth Factors in Serum With the Progenitor Cells in Liver

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Official Title: Relationship of Serological Growth Factors and Hepatic Progenitor Cells in Acute Liver Failure

Further study details as provided by National Taiwan University Hospital:

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA
Serum Liver piece

Estimated Enrollment: 10
Study Start Date: February 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date: February 2013

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
acute liver failure who received liver transplantation

Inclusion Criteria:

Acute liver failure Received iver transplantation

Exclusion Criteria:

Pregnancy Sepsis Heart failure

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01312220

Contact: CM Ho, MD +88623123456 ext 65914

NTUH Recruiting
Taipei, Taiwan, 100
Contact: CM Ho, MD    +88623123456 ext 65914   
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Taiwan University Hospital
Principal Investigator: CM Ho, MD National Taiwan University Hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: CM Ho, NTUH Identifier: NCT01312220     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 201101061RC
Study First Received: March 8, 2011
Last Updated: March 8, 2011

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Liver Failure
Liver Failure, Acute
Hepatic Insufficiency
Liver Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Mitosis Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action processed this record on May 25, 2017