Study to Understand Disease Course Inflammation and Endotype of South Carolinians with Nontuberculous Mycobacteria Save

Date Added
June 18th, 2019
PRO Number
Pro00089284
Researcher
Bryan Garcia

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Keywords
Healthy Volunteer Studies, Infectious Diseases, Lung, Non-interventional, Pulmonary
Summary

The goal of this cohort and biorepository is to collect data and blood specimens on individuals with Nontuberculous Mycobacteria (NTM), pulmonary disease, and healthy adults to better understand the illness and ultimately improve the care and survival of those with these conditions.

Institution
MUSC
Recruitment Contact
Abigail Grady
843-792-2072
gradyabi@musc.edu

A Phase 2, Randomized, Double-blind Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of VX-561 in Subjects Aged 18 Years and Older With Cystic Fibrosis Save

Date Added
April 23rd, 2019
PRO Number
Pro00087417
Researcher
Bryan Garcia

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Keywords
Cystic Fibrosis, Lung, Pulmonary
Summary

The purpose of this study is to learn more about the effectiveness and safety of VX-561 used in patients with cystic fibrosis. Patients who have cystic fibrosis and are currently taking a stable dose of ivacaftor (IVA) are invited to take part in this research study. VX-561 is a form of IVA, an approved medication for some types of CF, that lasts longer in the body, allowing the medicine to be taken once a day instead of twice a day. Participation could last for approximately 20 weeks. There will be approximately 88 people participating in this study.

Institution
MUSC
Recruitment Contact
Abbi Reed
(843) 792-1820
reedab@musc.edu

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