The Vasculitis Foundation encourages patients with vasculitis to participate in research when possible. Some studies are clinically based, others are being conducted by marketing research companies to help industry better understand disease activity.

A complete list of research studies can be found at  Once you are on the page, please enter “vasculitis” in the search box or your own individual form of vasculitis for studies specifically targeted towards patients like you.

Last Updated Start Date Study Name and Description Identifier
7/1/21 Polymyalgia Rheumatica Research Study Sanguine Patient Study Page
1/18/21 Evaluate Guselkumab for the Treatment of Participants With New-onset or Relapsing Giant Cell Arteritis (THEIA) NCT04633447
1/15/21 Studies of the Natural History, Pathogenesis, and Outcome of Idiopathic Systemic Vasculitis NCT02257866
1/13/21 Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of Upadacitinib in Participants With Giant Cell Arteritis (SELECT-GCA) NCT03725202
1/08/21 Evaluate Efficacy and Safety of Benralizumab in EGPA compared to Mepolizumab (MANDARA) NCT04157348 or the AstraZeneca Clinical Trials Study page
12/11/2020 Abatacept for the Treatment of Relapsing, Non-Severe, Granulomatosis With Polyangiitis (Wegener’s) NCT02108860
11/05/20 Pediatric Vasculitis Initiative (PedVas) NCT02006134
10/28/20 Autologous Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplant for Neurologic Autoimmune Diseases NCT00716066
9/02/20 Low Dose Naltrexone to Improve Physical Health in Patients With Vasculitis (LoDoNaVasc) NCT03482479
9/01/20 Use of 99mTc Tilmanocept for Imaging Arterial Inflammation


8/31/20 A Randomized Multicenter Study for Isolated Skin Vasculitis (ARAMIS) NCT02939573
5/12/20 Longitudinal Study for Eosinophilic Granulomatosis With Polyangiitis (Churg-Strauss) NCT00315380
5/11/20 The Assessment of Prednisone in Remission Trial – Centers of Excellence Approach (TAPIR) NCT01940094
5/11/20 Clinical Transcriptomics in Systemic Vasculitis (CUTIS) (CUTIS) NCT03004326
3/24/20 Vasculitis Pregnancy Registry (V-PREG) NCT02593565
3/03/20 Infliximab Therapy for Dolichoectactic Vertebrobasilar Aneurysms NCT02638701
3/02/20 VCRC Tissue Repository NCT00315380
2/27/20 Maintenance of ANCA Vasculitis Remission by Intermittent Rituximab Dosing (MAINTANCAVAS) NCT02749292
2/25/20 Tocilizumab Plus a Short Prednisone Taper for GCA NCT03726749
9/12/19 Efficacy and Safety of H.P. ACTHAR GEL in Adults With Retinal Vasculitis NCT03066869
1/24/19 Arterial Inflammation and E-Cigarettes NCT02734888