Large-scale, Multi-disciplinary Sample and Data Repository for Multiple Sclerosis and Related Demyelinating Diseases

Status: Active, not recruiting
Location: See all (10) locations...
Study Type: Observational
SUMMARY

To establish a large, longitudinal collection of high quality samples and data from subjects with MS, selected other demyelinating diseases (Transverse Myelitis (TM), Neuromyelitis Optica (NMO) or Devic's, Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis (ADEM), and Optic Neuritis (ON)), and related and unrelated unaffected controls. Samples and data will be available as a shared resource to scientists researching the causes, sub-types, and biomarkers of MS and related demyelinating diseases.

Eligibility
Participation Requirements
Sex: All
Healthy Volunteers: Accepts Healthy Volunteers
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• age 18+ able to give informed consent or individuals younger than 18 with parental permission and able to give assent

• willing to provide up to 110 ml (50 ml for < 18 years old) of blood via venipuncture

• experienced at least one CNS demyelinating event characteristic of MS, TM, NMO, ADEM, or ON

Locations
United States
Arizona
Barrow Neurological Institute
Phoenix
California
Stanford University
Stanford
Colorado
The Rocky Mountain MS Center at Anschutz Medical Campus at UC Denver
Aurora
Georgia
Shepherd Center
Atlanta
Massachusetts
Beth Israel Deaconess
Boston
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Worcester
Maryland
Johns Hopkins
Baltimore
New York
Multiple Sclerosis Research Center of New York
New York
Ohio
The Ohio State University
Columbus
Texas
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
Dallas
Time Frame
Start Date: May 2006
Estimated Completion Date: October 2036
Participants
Target number of participants: 3226
Treatments
Case
Control
Sponsors
Leads: Accelerated Cure Project for Multiple Sclerosis

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