Ultraviolet Light Sensitivity Studies
- Cannot have any known allergy or sensitivity to cosmetics, fragrances and/or toiletries, including sunscreens, adhesives, topical drugs and/or ultraviolet light.
- Cannot have pre-existing medical conditions based on self-report (e.g., adult asthma, insulin dependent diabetes, lupus, multiple sclerosis, eczema on the back or more than 6% on the body).
- Cannot be taking antibiotics, antihistamines or corticosteroids within 14 days prior to study start.
- Females cannot be pregnant or breast-feeding.
- Cannot have been diagnosed with cancer within the last 5 years.
- Individuals taking non-steroid anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), antihypertensive drugs, or any drugs with photo-sensitizing potential may not participate.
- Your back must be protected from sunlight throughout study duration.
|Day 1: Monday||Day 2: Tuesday||Day 3: Wednesday||Day 4: Thursday|
|You will have patches applied to your back||You will sit by UV lamps||You will visit the lab to get your back examined||You will visit the lab to get your back examined for a final time then you will be compensated for the study|
|Visit takes ~5 minutes||Visit takes ~20 minutes||Visit takes ~5 minutes||Visit takes ~5 minutes|
Receive $50 upon study completion plus a $20 pre-test bonus.
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All information you provide will be kept confidential, you may be contacted by telephone, and your information may be added to a database.
By applying for this study at our Facility in Union, NJ, you confirm that you are able and willing to travel to its location.