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The Potential Biomark of Serious Psychosis:a Prospective,Case-controled Study

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT02202460
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified July 2014 by Renrong Wu, Central South University.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : July 29, 2014
Last Update Posted : July 29, 2014
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Renrong Wu, Central South University

Brief Summary:
Patients suffer from Serious Psychosis may have variation in immunological factors,BDNF and MRI.

Condition or disease
Other Immunological States or Disorders

Detailed Description:
Patients suffer from Schizophrenia and Mood Disorders may have variation in immunological factors(TNF-α,IL-2,IL-6,IL-10,etc),BDNF and Brain MRI.

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Study Type : Observational [Patient Registry]
Estimated Enrollment : 200 participants
Observational Model: Case-Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Target Follow-Up Duration: 18 Months
Official Title: The Potential Biomark of Serious Psychosis: Including the Variation of Brain MRI, BDNF and Oxidative Stress-related Immunological Factors in Different Phases.
Study Start Date : August 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 2016
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2020

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Oxidative Stress-related Immunological Factors [ Time Frame: 18 month ]
    Blood test will be conducted every 3 month to assess the concentration of oxidative stress-related immunological factors including TNFα,TGFβ, MCP-1,IL-1α,IL-2,IL-6,IL-10,IL-12.

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. BDNF [ Time Frame: 18 month ]
    Collecting participants' blood every 3 month to assess the concentration of brain derived neurotrophic factor.

Other Outcome Measures:
  1. Brain MRI [ Time Frame: 18 month ]
    Brain MRI will be examined every 6 month or when onset syptoms are dramatically changed.

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Schizophrenia , Bipolar Disorder , Major Depression

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis with Schizophrenia , Bipolar Disorder or Major Depression by DSM-5

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Unstable physical conditions

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT02202460

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Contact: Renrong Wu, PhD +86 15874179855

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China, Hunan
Mental Health Institute of 2nd Xiangya Hospital,CSU
Changsha, Hunan, China, 410011
Contact: Renrong Wu, PhD    15874179855   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Central South University
Additional Information:

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Responsible Party: Renrong Wu, Professor, Central South University Identifier: NCT02202460    
Other Study ID Numbers: rrw2014
IFMISMD ( Registry Identifier: IFMISMD )
First Posted: July 29, 2014    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 29, 2014
Last Verified: July 2014
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Psychotic Disorders
Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders
Mental Disorders