Prediction and Testing of Antigenic Sites of the AIDS Virus, HTLV-III Recognized by T Lymphocytes for the Development of Synthetic Vaccines

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00001210
First received: November 3, 1999
Last updated: March 3, 2008
Last verified: October 1999
  Purpose

Subjects are healthy adult volunteers either at high risk for HIV infection or already known to be seropositive, who will donate blood for in vitro tests of T-cell function and in vitro responses to synthetic peptides corresponding to sequences from HIV proteins.


Condition
HIV Infections
Healthy

Study Type: Observational
Official Title: Prediction and Testing of Antigenic Sites of the AIDS Virus, HTLV-III Recognized by T Lymphocytes for the Development of Synthetic Vaccines

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Further study details as provided by National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC):

Estimated Enrollment: 60
Study Start Date: November 1986
Estimated Study Completion Date: September 2000
Detailed Description:

Subjects are healthy adult volunteers either at high risk for HIV infection or already known to be seropositive, who will donate blood for in vitro tests of T-cell function and in vitro responses to synthetic peptides corresponding to sequences from HIV proteins.

  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion criteria for the at risk group will be a statement from the donor that he is an active homosexual or bisexual.

Homosexual donors must not have AIDS.

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00001210

Locations
United States, Maryland
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Bethesda, Maryland, United States, 20892
Sponsors and Collaborators