Family Blood Pressure Program - SAPPHIRe Network

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00005270
First received: May 25, 2000
Last updated: August 20, 2008
Last verified: August 2008
  Purpose

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.


Condition
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Hypertension

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: NCT00005270

Sponsors and Collaborators
Investigators
Investigator: Jess Curb University of Hawaii
Investigator: Thomas Quertermous Stanford University
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Publications:

Additional publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00005270     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1154
Study First Received: May 25, 2000
Last Updated: August 20, 2008
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Hypertension
Vascular Diseases

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