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By physician referral or invitation only

SCD Biochip

To develop an SCD Biochip with which to examine key cellular properties and interactions, including RBC and WBC cellular and adhesive properties, and circulating endothelial hematopoietic precursor cell characteristics. To correlate SCD Biochip function in heterogeneous SCD populations, including HbSS and HbSC at a range of ages, and in those with acute and chronic complications and compared with normal controls.

Age & Gender

  • 12 years ~ 99 years
  • Male, Female, Gender Inclusive

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Thank you for your interest, but this study is recruiting by invitation only.

North Carolina (Statewide)

Additional Study Information

Principal Investigator

Patrick Ellsworth

Study Type

Clinical or Medical

Study Topics

Minority Health

IRB Number


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