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Trial 5C-10-3

HPV VLP and Antigen Presenting Cells.

Type: Other
Phase: Not Applicable
Status: Closed to Accrual with Ongoing Follow-up
Randomized: No
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Trial Leaders/Researchers:  Martin Kast, Ph.D.
Other Trial Staff:  Kristy Watkins, R.N., Grace Facio, R.N., Marissa Aldana, D.M.

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You may participate in this study if:
1Inclusion criteria for healthy donors – Male or female between the ages of 18-65
2Inclusion criteria for CIN2 + CIN3 donors – Female between the ages of 18 and 65, and referred to Gynecology Clinic for an abnormal Pap smear
3All donors: Capable of understanding and complying with the protocol and has signed the informed consent form

You may not participate in this study if:
1Anemia (Hgb < 11.0 or HCT < 33%) or thrombocytopenia (platelets < 150,000)
2Taking medications that might be affected by a leukapheresis procedure, such as aspirin or non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agents, or anti-platelet medication
3Pregnant or nursing females
4Participating in other studies that require apheresis blood donations if their donations would exceed 1 donation per month or greater than 12 per year
5Donated whole blood in the previous 8 weeks

For further information on a study, please contact the Clinical Investigation Support Office at (323) 865-0451, or

To schedule a consultation with the hospital, please call our New Patient Referrals Office at (323) 865-3111.