Search / Trial NCT00001230

Host Response to Infection and Treatment in Filarial Diseases

Launched by NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ALLERGY AND INFECTIOUS DISEASES (NIAID) · Nov 3, 1999

Trial Information

Current as of June 14, 2024

Recruiting

Keywords

Wuchereria Bancrofti Loa Loa Brugia Malayi Onchocerca Volvulus Filarial Infection Natural History

Description

Patients admitted on this protocol will have, or be suspected of having, one of the filarial infections affecting humans. After routine clinical evaluation they will be studied in depth immunologically, and their blood cells and/or serum will be collected to provide reagents (eg., specific antibodies, T-cell clones, etc.) that will be used in the laboratory to address the broader questions of diagnosis, immunoregulation, pathology and immunoprophylaxis. Careful observations of the patients' clinical and immunologic responses to therapy will be made, as well as long-term follow-up of these c...

Gender

All

Eligibility criteria

  • INCLUSION CRITERIA:
  • Age 3-100 years.
  • Access to a primary medical care provider outside of the NIH.
  • Ability to give informed consent.
  • Clinical evidence suggestive of a filarial infection
  • EXCLUSION CRITERIA:
  • Although pregnant or nursing women can be enrolled, they will be excluded from receiving treatment while pregnant or breastfeeding
  • Less than 3 year of age; greater than 100 years of age
  • Any condition that the investigator feels put the subject at unacceptable risk for participation in the study

Attachments

readout_NCT00001230_2024-06-14.pdf

4.5 MB

NCT00001230_study_protocol.pdf

4.5 MB

About company

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID, /ˈnaɪ.æd/) is one of the 27 institutes and centers that make up the National Institutes of Health (NIH), an agency of the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). NIAID's mission is to conduct basic and applied research to better understand, treat, and prevent infectious, immunologic, and allergic diseases.

Contacts

JC

Jennifer Cobb

Immunology at National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

Locations

Bethesda, Maryland, United States

Bethesda, Maryland, United States

People applied

Timeline

First submit

Trial launched

Trial updated

Estimated completion

10 years

Reviews (48)

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