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Gene Expression Profiles in Healing and Non-Healing Wound

2014-07-23 21:09:34 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of the research is to determine whether there are similar patterns of genes being turned on and/or turned off among people with healing and non-healing wounds.

Description

A single subject will provide 2 tissue samples from a single wound over a 4 week time period and the samples will be categorized as healing versus non-healing responses on the basis of decreased (healing) or increased (non-healing) wound area measurements over the 4-week time period. A chronic wound generally is a wound which shows no signs of significant healing in four weeks or has not healed in eight weeks.

Study Design

Observational Model: Case-Only, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Wounds and Injuries

Location

Comprehensive Wound Center, The Ohio State University Medical Center.
Columbus
Ohio
United States
43221

Status

Recruiting

Source

Ohio State University

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:09:34-0400

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