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Tissue Procurement for Biomedical Research

2014-08-27 03:50:21 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to obtain human tissue samples for scientific study.

Description

Researchers frequently need tissue samples (blood, urine, saliva, sweat, or other body fluid/tissue) to help them understand more about a particular disease or process. This protocol is designed to create the opportunity to obtain such samples that would otherwise be discarded during the course of usual clinical care, or alternatively to obtain such samples during patient screening for other studies.

Study Design

Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Cardiovascular Diseases

Location

National Institute on Aging (NIA), Harbor Hospital
Baltimore
Maryland
United States
21225

Status

Recruiting

Source

National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC)

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:50:21-0400

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