Cellular airway differences between asthmatics and non-asthmatics

Primary Objective

Researchers at the University of Colorado are seeking volunteers for an asthma research study looking at BOTH asthmatics and non-asthmatics. We are looking into how body weight and metabolic syndrome impact the cellular make-up of airway tissue. We are looking for volunteers WITH and WITHOUT asthma.

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Description

Researchers at the University of Colorado are seeking volunteers for an asthma research study looking at BOTH asthmatics and non-asthmatics. We are looking into how body weight and metabolic syndrome impact the cellular make-up of airway tissue. We are looking for volunteers WITH and WITHOUT asthma. Are you: - Between 18-65 years old? - Not currently smoking cigarettes or marijuana? Then you may qualify! Please reach out to our research team asthmaresearch@ucdenver.edu

Main Procedures Involved: Bronchoscopy, lung function testing, lab draws.

Duration of Participation: Up to 3 in-person visits total. Total duration will take 2-4 weeks depending on participant availability and availability in clinic.

Details
Age

18 to 65 years

Compensation

up to $520

Locations

CU Anschutz non-hospital research facilities
University of Colorado Hospital
CTRC-adult

Study ID

Protocol Number: 16-2522

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