Bethesda, Maryland 20892


Purpose:

Background: -This protocol is concerned with the acquisition of blood, skin, or mucosal samples from healthy volunteers or patients with selected skin diseases to support the basic science and clinical research activities of the Dermatology Branch and other intramural Laboratories and Branches at the NIH Clinical Research Center. Objectives: (Primary) -To allow collection of blood, skin, or mucosal samples from healthy volunteers or patients with selected skin or systemic diseases as needed to support the research activities of our Branch and other Laboratories and Branches. Eligibility: - Healthy individuals (including employees and other patients) and patients with selected skin or other diseases, including individuals of both genders and all racial/ethnic groups. - Patient volunteers must be willing to undergo blood drawing and/or skin/mucosal biopsies. Design: -This is dependent upon the particular investigation for which these samples are needed.


Study summary:

Background: -This protocol is concerned with the acquisition of blood, skin, or mucosal samples from healthy volunteers or patients with selected skin diseases to support the basic science and clinical research activities of the Dermatology Branch and other intramural Laboratories and Branches at the NIH Clinical Research Center. Objectives: (Primary) -To allow collection of blood, skin, or mucosal samples from healthy volunteers or patients with selected skin or systemic diseases as needed to support the research activities of our Branch and other Laboratories and Branches. Eligibility: - Healthy individuals (including employees and other patients) and patients with selected skin or other diseases, including individuals of both genders and all racial/ethnic groups. - Patient volunteers must be willing to undergo blood drawing and/or skin/mucosal samples/monitoring. Design: -This is dependent upon the particular investigation for which these samples are needed.


Criteria:

- INCLUSION CRITERIA: Healthy individuals (including employees and other patients), and patients with selected skin or other diseases, including individuals of both genders and all racial/ethnic groups. Patient volunteers must be willing to undergo blood drawing and/or skin/mucosal sampling/monitoring to include non-invasive skin samples. EXCLUSION CRITERIA: Strong family history and/or evidence of keloid formation following surgery or trauma. Children under the age of 18 years. Pregnant or nursing women.


NCT ID:

NCT00001505


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Heidi H Kong, M.D.
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)

Sheila E Phang, R.N.
Phone: (301) 496-8724
Email: sphang@mail.nih.gov


Backup Contact:

Email: konghe@mail.nih.gov
Heidi H Kong, M.D.
Phone: (301) 480-7407


Location Contact:

Bethesda, Maryland 20892
United States

For more information at the NIH Clinical Center contact National Cancer Institute Referral Office
Phone: (888) NCI-1937

Site Status: Recruiting


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: September 19, 2017

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