Studies of Skin Microbes in Healthy People and in People With Skin Conditions
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00605878|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : January 31, 2008
Last Update Posted : November 19, 2019
|First Submitted Date||January 23, 2008|
|First Posted Date||January 31, 2008|
|Last Update Posted Date||November 19, 2019|
|Actual Study Start Date||January 22, 2008|
|Primary Completion Date||Not Provided|
|Current Primary Outcome Measures
|Original Primary Outcome Measures||Not Provided|
|Change History||Complete list of historical versions of study NCT00605878 on ClinicalTrials.gov Archive Site|
|Current Secondary Outcome Measures||Not Provided|
|Original Secondary Outcome Measures||Not Provided|
|Current Other Pre-specified Outcome Measures||Not Provided|
|Original Other Pre-specified Outcome Measures||Not Provided|
|Brief Title||Studies of Skin Microbes in Healthy People and in People With Skin Conditions|
|Official Title||Studies of Skin Microflora in Healthy Individuals and Atopic Dermatitis Patients|
This study will examine microbes (e.g., bacteria, fungi, viruses) that live on human skin and how microbes contribute to health and disease. It will analyze healthy human skin and how the these microorganisms might change in patients with atopic dermatitis (AD), a skin condition also known as eczema.
Healthy volunteers, as well as patients with moderate to severe eczema (AD), between 2 and 40 years of age may be eligible for this study.
We also wish to enroll children and adults aged 2-40 who have been diagnosed with inherited immune disorders known as HIES (hyperimmunoglobulin-E syndrome), WAS (Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome), or DOCK8 immunodeficiency because they frequently have skin problems similar to AD.
Eligible participants undergo the following tests and procedures:
Participants may be contacted periodically for follow-up studies. Patients with atopic dermatitis may have additional skin samples collected to examine changes in the skin bacteria over time and during all of the stages of eczema. In addition, patients who have a flare of their eczema are asked to undergo a skin sample collection as soon as possible.
|Study Design||Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
|Target Follow-Up Duration||Not Provided|
|Sampling Method||Non-Probability Sample|
|Study Population||Healthy (adult) volunteers. AD patients. Healthy (pediatric) controls. Patients diagnosed with the primary immunodeficiency hyperIgE syndrome (HIES). Patients diagnosed with the primary immunodeficiency Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome (WAS). Patients diagnosed with the combined immunodeficiency associated with DOCK8 mutation (DOCK8)@@@10.8@@@* Sampling|
* Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
|Study Completion Date||Not Provided|
|Primary Completion Date||Not Provided|
Inclusion Criteria for all groups
Must have a primary care professional who will continue standard of care/evaluation in tandem with the protocol to whom information and recommendations can be communicated.
Inclusion Criteria for Group 1: Healthy Volunteers
Adult males or females aged 18-50 at time of enrollment.
Inclusion Criteria for Group 2: AD patients
A. Confirmed diagnosis of AD (UK Working Party s Diagnostic Criteria)24
B. Moderate to severe AD SCORAD greater than or equal to 25(25)
C. Greater than or equal to 1 affected antecubital (or popliteal) fossae at time of enrollment to serve as a target site.
Inclusion Criteria for Group 3: Healthy (pediatric) Controls
A. Males or females 2 18 years of age.
Inclusion Criteria for Groups 4, 5, & 6: AD/HIES/WAS/DOCK8 patients
A. Must have mutation-proven diagnosis, with or without eczematous dermatitis.
Exclusion Criteria for all groups:
|Ages||2 Years to 50 Years (Child, Adult)|
|Accepts Healthy Volunteers||Yes|
|Listed Location Countries||United States|
|Removed Location Countries|
|Other Study ID Numbers||080059
|Has Data Monitoring Committee||Not Provided|
|U.S. FDA-regulated Product||
|IPD Sharing Statement||Not Provided|
|Responsible Party||National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC) ( National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) )|
|Study Sponsor||National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)|
|PRS Account||National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC)|
|Verification Date||September 12, 2019|