Chronic Pain Biobank


About this study

The purpose of this study is to create a biorepository for samples of chronic pain patients.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adults, 18–99 years of age.
  • Chronic pain for at least 3 months.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Under 18 or oer 99 years of age.
  • No antibiotic use during the study and for 3 week prior to enrollment.
  • Absence of active cancer.




Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Jacksonville, Fla.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Christopher Sletten, Ph.D., L.P.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Erica Cook Ph.D.

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