Seeking adults aged 18 and older who either have Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy (FSHD) or are healthy volunteers for a study to identify genetic biomarkers for the disease and better understand what causes it, and why symptoms vary widely among people who have it.
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Seeking men and women aged between 18 and 80 for a study of how the brain works when making decisions when the answer is uncertain.
Seeking people with Parkinson's disease and healthy volunteers for a study of how speech changes depending on PD symptoms, effects of medication and genetics.
Seeking people who been diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) or a similar immune disorder of the central nervous system or their immediate family members for a study to better understand what causes these diseases and perhaps improve treatment.
Seeking people diagnosed with a motor neuron disease such as ALS or muscular dystrophy or a family member of someone with a neuromuscular disease for a study of genetic and environmental risk factors for the disease.
Seeking men and women who are or have been smokers and are at greater risk for lung cancer for a study to improve lung cancer screening
Seeking men and women at risk for pancreatic cancer due to family or personal history willing to participate in an detection and prevention study.
Study Of Moderna Covid-19 Vaccine In Patients Who Have Had A Solid Organ Transplant, As Well As Healthy Volunteers
Seeking men and women over 18 years of age to determine the effectiveness of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine in this patients who have had a solid organ transplant, kidney or liver, and health volunteers.
We are collecting data and biological samples from people with infectious or inflammatory conditions of the bowel such as celiac disease, colitis, and Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) and from people who do not have bowel disease to get a better understanding of these diseases.
Study To Reduce The Risk Of Clostridium Difficile (C-Diff) Infection Among Long-Term Care Facility Patients
Seeking men and women aged 65 and older for a study of changes in the microbiome in the intestines of seniors when they move into a long-term care facility.
Seeking healthy volunteers who either drink less than 1 drink per week on average or at least 3 drinks per day for a study collecting biological samples (blood, urine, and stool) and health information to better understand alcoholic hepatitis.
Children and adults who either have macular degeneration or are closely related to someone who has macular degeneration are sought for a study of macular degeneration and other related ocular disorders to prevent visual loss and blindness for current and future generations
Seeking blood samples from healthy volunteers and volunteers who have various autoimmune diseases, like type 1 diabetes
Seeking men and women who are willing to donate fat cells for a study of the difference between fat cells collected from healthy volunteers and people who have type 2 diabetes.
Seeking children who have been diagnosed with influenza in the past 7 days and healthy children willing to donate a blood sample for a study of how influenza affects blood cells of children.
We are seeking healthy adult male and female volunteers who may have been previously infected with a number of viruses to provide blood, oral, and nasal samples. We want to develop new ways to detect and measure viruses, and study the way the immune system fights infection of viruses.
Seeking people previously diagnosed with COVID-19 willing to donate a blood sample for a study of immune responses to the COVID-19 virus.
Seeking men and women willing to provide additional nasal, saliva and blood samples when being tested for COVID-19 for a biorepository to support development of tests for COVID-19 and studies of how COVID-19 causes disease in people.
Seeking men and women aged 18 and older who have not had COVID-19 or been vaccinated for a study of an investigational device used at home to detect COVID-19 in nasal swabs.
Seeking healthy children younger than 12 for a study of an investigational vaccine against COVID-19.
Seeking men and women aged 18 and older who get their care at UMass Memorial clinics to participate in a focus group on outreach materials for COVID-19 vaccination.
Seeking healthy adults and adults who have been suffering influenza-like illness for no more than 14 days for a study of how the flu or flu-like infections affect their blood cells.
Seeking adults and children for a study testing the accuracy of investigational devices to diagnose COVID-19.
Pregnant women with either normal or high blood pressure sought for a study of the effects of high blood pressure during pregnancy. The study will assess whether future cardiovascular disease or serious pregnancy complications like preeclampsia can be better detected & prevented.
We are studying how skin diseases occur in the skin, including how immune cells choose to initiate disease as well as what causes them to enter the skin.
Seeking children and adults with an autoimmune skin disease such as vitiligo, atopic dermatitis, alopecia areata, lupus, psoriasis, or scleroderma, and adult healthy volunteers willing to donate skin and blood for a study of autoimmune diseases of the skin.
Seeking men and women with or without an inflammatory skin disease ( such as cutaneous lupus erythematosus, dermatomyositis, atopic dermatitis, alopecia areata, scleroderma, eczema, psoriasis, vitilago, or drug hypersensitivity) for a study to learn more about skin diseases and their response to light.