Family Blood Pressure Program - GENOA

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00005269
First received: May 25, 2000
Last updated: August 20, 2008
Last verified: August 2008
  Purpose

To localize, identify, and evaluate common polymorphic variation in genes involved in determining interindividual differences in blood pressure (BP) levels and essential hypertension status in three racial groups: African-Americans, Mexican-Americans, and Non-Hispanic Whites. The study consists of a six grant network, which in turn is part of an NHLBI initiative, the Family Blood Pressure Program (FBPP) consisting of four networks.


Condition
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Hypertension
Coronary Arteriosclerosis

Study Type: Observational

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Further study details as provided by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI):

Study Start Date: September 1995
Study Completion Date: August 2008
Primary Completion Date: August 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

No eligibility criteria

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00005269

Sponsors and Collaborators
Investigators
Investigator: Eric Boerwinkle University of Texas
Investigator: Robert Ferrell University of Pittsburgh
Investigator: Craig Hanis University of Texas
Investigator: Sharon Kardia University of Michigan
Investigator: Thomas Mosley University of Mississippi Medical Center
Investigator: Stephen Turner Mayo Clinic
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Publications:

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00005269     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1153
Study First Received: May 25, 2000
Last Updated: August 20, 2008
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Arteriosclerosis
Atherosclerosis
Cardiovascular Diseases
Coronary Artery Disease
Myocardial Ischemia
Heart Diseases
Hypertension
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Coronary Disease

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on August 28, 2014