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Acne Clinical Trials in Boston

Participate in acne clinical trials to help find potential treatments for acne.

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Acne is a result of hormonal changes, genetics, and certain medications. It is most common in teenagers and young adults but can occur at any age. While acne is not usually a grave medical condition, it can be a source of discomfort and low self-esteem for those who suffer from it. Acne occurs when hair follicles become clogged with oil and dead skin cells, leading to the development of pimples, blackheads, whiteheads, and other types of blemishes around the face and neck. The global prevalence of acne in the general population is approximately 9.4%. However, the prevalence varies widely across different regions and demographics. MetroBoston is conducting clinical acne trials in Boston to find new potential acne treatments that may improve the condition.

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Thank you for your interest in participating in our research study. Please remember that filling out the enrollment form does not guarantee your selection for the study. You will only be considered for participation by our team if you fit the study criteria.

Tolerability, Efficacy, And Safety Evaluation

Eligibility Criteria

Enroll in Acne clinical trials in Boston and contribute to groundbreaking research that could improve the lives of countless individuals worldwide.

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9 years and above

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Male and Female

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is acne?

Acne is a common skin condition that occurs when hair follicles become clogged with oil, dead skin cells, and bacteria. It typically manifests as pimples, blackheads, whiteheads, or cysts on the face, chest, and back.

What does acne look like?

Acne can present in various forms, and its appearance can vary depending on the severity and type of acne lesions. Here are some common types of acne:

  • Whiteheads
  • Blackheads
  • Papules
  • Pustules
  • Nodules
  • Cysts

Are there any new treatments for acne through clinical trials?

MetroBoston is conducting Acne Clinical Trials to investigate the efficacy and safety of potential biological treatments for acne.

What is the main cause of acne?

The exact cause of acne is multifactorial and can vary from person to person. However, the main factors that contribute to the development of acne include:

  • Excess sebum production
  • Clogged hair follicles
  • Bacterial activity
  • Hormonal changes
  • Inflammation

Will I be cured at the end of the research study?

Acne Clinical Trials in Boston aim to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of new treatments, but there is no guarantee of a cure for acne at the end of a study Outcomes depend on the treatment under investigation, individual factors, and the nature of your acne.