Summary: CoRDS, or the Coordination of Rare Diseases at Sanford, is based at Sanford Research in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. It provides researchers with a centralized, international patient registry for all rare diseases. This program allows patients and researchers to connect as easily as possible to help advance treatments and cures for rare diseases. The CoRDS team works with patient advocacy groups, in...
Who is this study for: Patients with Non-Anti-Neutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibody-Associated Vasculitis
Enrollment Status: Recruiting
Publish Date: December 23, 2021
Intervention Type: Biological
Study Drugs: Tocilizumab, Infliximab, Rituximab
Study Phase: Phase 2
Summary: Vasculitis occur when the body's immune system, rather than protecting the body, attacks blood vessels, causing injury to the vessel and the part of the body it supplies with blood. Vasculitis is rare, and there are a number of different types, which can affect both adults and children. We treat vasculitis with steroids and drugs aiming to damp down the activity of the immune system, but they ofte...