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Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency clinical trials at UCSD
1 in progress, 1 open to new patients

  • Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency Adult Liver Study

    open to eligible people ages 18 years and up

    The investigators hypothesize that there is liver injury (inflammation, fibrosis, cirrhosis) in adults with Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency (AATD), which is asymptomatic, under-recognized, and undiagnosed. In addition, the investigators believe that the genetic and environmental factors that play an important role in the development of alpha-1 antitrypsin (AAT) liver disease, can be identified by comparing a cohort database of clinical disease information to linked biospecimen and DNA samples.

    San Diego, California and other locations