Treatment for Pregnancy

Luna Genetics, Houston, TX
18 - 65
All Sexes

Study Summary

This trial is to develop improved methods for fetal cell recovery and analysis from the mother's blood, in order to create clinically useful noninvasive prenatal tests (NIPT). Luna Genetics will collect and analyze blood samples from pregnant women, healthy adult males, and non-pregnant females. Control samples will be collected from healthy adult males and non-pregnant females.

Treatment Effectiveness

Phase-Based Effectiveness

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 3 years

3 years
Control samples
Number of fetal cells recovered and quality of DNA data on each cell

Trial Safety

Phase-Based Safety

1 of 3

Awards & Highlights

No Placebo Group
All patients enrolled in this trial will receive the new treatment.

Trial Design

0 Treatment Group

500 Total Participants · 0 Treatment Group

Primary Treatment: Treatment · No Placebo Group · N/A

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 3 years

Who is running the clinical trial?

Luna GeneticsLead Sponsor
1 Previous Clinical Trials
157 Total Patients Enrolled
Arthur Beaudet, MDPrincipal InvestigatorLuna Genetics
2 Previous Clinical Trials
549 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18 - 65 · All Participants · 4 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You are currently pregnant.
You are 65 years old or younger.
You are under the age of 65.
You are generally in good health.

Who else is applying?

What state do they live in?
How old are they?
18 - 65100.0%
What site did they apply to?
Luna Genetics100.0%
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Met criteria100.0%

Frequently Asked Questions

Is enrollment for this experiment open at the present?

"Yes, confirms that this medical study is currently recruiting participants and opened for enrollment on the 12th of January 2022. The trial was last modified on 16th February 2022, with 500 patients being recruited from a single site." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Can participants aged 35 and younger apply for this medical study?

"To be eligible, patients must between 18 and 65 years of age. For those under the legal consenting age (18) there are 24 trials open for enrollment; for senior citizens (over 65), 87 studies currently have patient recruitment underway." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

What is the current enrollment count for this experiment?

"Yes, the research is currently being conducted according to the information posted on; it was first advertised in December of 2022 and has recently been updated as of February 16th 2022. This trial needs 500 people from a single location." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Am I able to participate in this investigation?

"To qualify, potential participants must be of childbearing age and between 18-65 years old. This clinical trial is seeking to enrol 500 people in total." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.