Yale Conducting Study of a New Topical Medication for Patients with Netherton Syndrome

Date: 05/07/2013

Recruitment announcement

A clinical study to investigate a new topical medication for patients with Netherton syndrome will be conducted at Yale University (Principal Investigator: Leonard Milstone, MD) and Saint Louis University (Principal Investigator: Elaine Siegfried, MD).  This study “Exploratory Study to Assess the Safety and Efficacy of BPR277 in Subjects with Netherton syndrome” is sponsored by Novartis and is open to those meeting the criteria listed below.

We are looking for generally healthy males or females between 18 and 65 years of age with a diagnosis of Netherton syndrome.


Study Involves:

If you decide to take part you will receive:

Study related medical evaluation, including physical exam and test results
Study medication at no cost
Financial compensation

For additional information, contact the Yale University site clinical coordinator:

Kristin DeFrancesco
Phone: 203-785-3852

Or the Saint Louis University site clinical coordinator:

Rosemary King
Phone: 314-256-3436