Vitiligo Research Foundation has teamed up with Sanguine, a provider of at-home clinical research services, to give you the opportunity to contribute to the development of new vitiligo treatments from the comfort of your home.
Participation requires a simple blood donation, and a mobile medical professional will work around your schedule and perform the blood draw.
Donating is safe, easy and fast, -- and you will receive $50 compensation as a Thank You for your time!
You may qualify to participate if you:
- Are 18 years of age or over
- Have been diagnosed with non-segmental vitiligo for at least 3 months
- Live in the U.S.
For additional information about current clinical trials in vitiligo please visit our Trial Hub.
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- Which diseases most commonly accompany vitiligo?
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Our work is entirely funded by private donations – we receive no money from government. Your money will help us continue funding research into vitiligo and supporting people affected by the condition.
Though it is not always easy to treat vitiligo, there is much to be gained by clearly understanding the diagnosis, the future implications, treatment options and their outcomes.
Many people deal with vitiligo while remaining in the public eye, maintaining a positive outlook, and having a successful career.Copyright (C) Bodolóczki Júlia
By taking a little time to fill in the anonymous questionnaire, you can help researchers better understand and fight vitiligo.