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Induced Sputum Study

2014-08-27 03:32:39 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The primary goals of this study will be to implement innovative processing and detection assays to qualify induced sputum measurements of markers of allergen-induced airway inflammation. The results of this study are intended to form a platform to be used in the clinical development of novel asthma therapeutics.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Pharmacodynamics Study, Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator), Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Asthma

Intervention

Comparator: fluticasone, Placebo

Status

Completed

Source

Merck

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:32:39-0400

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