Clinical Trials Info:

Acne Clinical Studies

Molecular Immunology of Papulopustular Rosacea

Enrollment status: Open

This observational study will compare the inflammatory process of rosacea to acne in skin samples. You must have active papulopustular rosacea or inflammatory acne to be considered for the study. Participants can complete the study in one visit:
- Research staff will perform a clinical assessment of your rosacea/acne
- Researcher will review your medical history and medication you are taking
- You will have photographs taken limited to the site of the biopsy
- Skin biopsies will be obtained by a method called punch biopsy of the skin. The maximum punch size will be 3 mm. The skin will be numbed with a painkiller Lidocaine before the biopsy procedure

Study coordinator: Lina Nahlawi, (734) 936-4075 or lnahlawi@med.umich.edu
Please reference Derm #: 737