Areas of Focus and Clinical Studies

The research of the Celedón Lab combines population-based investigations plus basic laboratory research. Members of the team are currently focused on these three subject areas:

Through large cohort clinical research the Celedón Lab collects data from human populations, which is studied and further analyzed in the context of its genome-wide laboratory studies, resulting in conclusions that may lead to new and novel treatments for these pulmonary conditions.

Clinical research activities of the Celedon Lab are listed below. Select a study to review a brief description and requirements. Parents or guardians of children who might be eligible are encouraged to inquire about enrollment. Contact information is listed at the end of each study. If you want to know more about the process of enrolling in a clinical study, please visit Frequently Asked Questions. Thank you for exploring these opportunities and helping us to expand our understanding of childhood asthma and its treatment.

Clinical Studies

Asthma & Epigenetic Variation in Puerto Rican Children: The EVA-PR Study

Epigenetic Variation and Childhood Asthma in Puerto Ricans (EVA-PR)

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Asthma & the Impact of Stress on Treatment Response: The STAR Study

Stress and Treatment Response in Puerto Rican Children with Asthma (STAR)

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Asthma Attacks & Vitamin D Deficiency – Phase II

Vitamin D to Prevent Severe Asthma Exacerbations (Vit-D-Kids Asthma)

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Asthma, Epigenetic Variation & Exposure to Violence in Puerto Rican Children

Exposure to Violence, Epigenetic Variation, and Childhood Asthma in Puerto Ricans

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