Family Blood Pressure Program - SAPPHIRe Network
To map the major genetic loci underlying hypertension in approximately 1700 sibling pairs of Asian-Pacific Chinese and Japanese origin. The study consists of a two grant network, which in turn is part of an NHLBI initiative, the Family Blood Pressure Program (FBPP) consisting of four networks.
|Study Start Date:||September 1995|
|Study Completion Date:||August 2008|
|Primary Completion Date:||August 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
|Investigator:||Jess Curb||University of Hawaii|
|Investigator:||Thomas Quertermous||Stanford University|