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Utility of Versican and Hyaluronan Measurement in Induced Sputum as Biomarkers of Asthma

2014-08-27 03:19:12 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to determine the role of versican and hyaluronan measurements in induced sputum as biomarkers of asthma. Enroll 10 subjects with mild persistent asthma who are not receiving treatment with a controller therapy.

Description

We will compare spirometry, eNO and sputum measurements of versican and hyaluronan before and after treatment with fluticasone 220 ug/bid.

Study Design

Allocation: Non-Randomized, Control: Active Control, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Diagnostic

Conditions

Allergic Asthma

Intervention

Inhaled corticosteroid (fluticasone)

Location

Associated Scientists to Help Minimize Allergies
Seattle
Washington
United States
98105

Status

Active, not recruiting

Source

Associated Scientists to Help Minimize Allergies

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:19:12-0400

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