Pathogenic Wnt-beta catenin target genes in macrophages and fibrosis
What is the purpose of this trial?
The purpose of this research study is to better understand the development of systemic sclerosis (SSc)/scleroderma-related lung fibrosis (scarring)/interstitial lung disease (ILD) and how the development of scleroderma lung disease might be associated with scleroderma skin and esophageal disease. Study procedures will include: screening form, blood collection, skin biopsy collection, suture removal, and bronchoscopy.
- Trial withNational Institute of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal & Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
- Start Date06/01/2019
- End Date12/31/2023
- Last Updated07/15/2021
- Study HIC#2000024862