Within living memory, FDA policies previously recommended excluding women from clinical trials. This had deep consequences on our collective knowledge of how drugs impact female-born bodies. Research drives novel and profound discoveries about the world and ourselves. We will not be left out again.
Have you been diagnosed with adeno, endo or fibroids? If so, we are enrolling participants to understand the biological signals in your menstrual effluence that could give clues to whether you have any of these diseases.
Do you have a “normal” period? What’s that you may ask? The definition is still pretty vague and doesn’t have a lot of meaning in helping you navigate your health.
We are trying to change that. We are enrolling participants who currently have a menstrual cycle.
Light to heavy menstrual bleeding – we won’t turn you away. The more diversity we have, the better we will be at providing you with data about your cycle and how it differs from people like you.
The relationship between mom and baby goes beyond physical and emotional, and biology plays a huge role in delivering a healthy baby to term.
Pre-eclampsia and preterm birth both have strong biological drivers, and we are hoping to better understand how your vagina and cervix might give clues to these complications.
If you are pregnant, you are eligible for this study.
Understanding the health of your baby is important in preparing for the future.
But to date, there are limited tests available in getting the answers you need about the health of a fetus.
We are examining fetal cells shed through your cervix to develop more and better tests to understand the health of your pregnancy.
Pregnant individuals carrying a male fetus are currently eligible for this study.