Summary

healthy people welcome
at Irvine, California
study started
estimated completion
Beckman Laser Institute and Medical Center

Description

Summary

The purpose of this study is to investigate the pathogenic mechanisms of Port Wine Stain, collect biopsy samples and blood samples to characterize exosomes and metabolites from Port Wine Stain.

Details

The researcher can detect the defects in nervous system innervation to cutaneous blood vessels contribute to the pathogenesis of Port Wine Stain . Unveiling the pathogenic mechanisms of PWS is crucial to the design of new therapeutic strategies and can use the results to improve current PWS therapeutic outcomes.

Keywords

Port-Wine Stain Hemangioma, Capillary Port Wine Stain Birthmark

Eligibility

You can join if…

  • Male or female of all ages.
  • Not pregnant.
  • Has diagnosis of port wine stain on the arms, legs, chest, bac.
  • Ability to understand and carry out subject instructions.
  • Subject willing to have skin biopsies on port wine stain and normal skin areas.

You CAN'T join if...

  • Pregnant women.
  • Port Wine Stain on the face.
  • History of skin cancer.
  • Current participation in an investigational drug evaluation
  • Concurrent use of known photosensitizing drugs.

Location

  • Beckman Laser Institute
    Irvine California 92612 United States

Lead Scientist

Details

Status
in progress, not accepting new patients
Start Date
Completion Date
(estimated)
Sponsor
University of California, Irvine
ID
NCT02051101
Study Type
Interventional
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