Genetics of Atherosclerosis in Mexican Americans

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00005462
First received: May 25, 2000
Last updated: July 1, 2008
Last verified: July 2008
  Purpose

To identify individual genes that contribute to variation in susceptibility to coronary heart disease (CHD) in Mexican Americans. The program project grant supports the San Antonio Family Heart Study, the first comprehensive genetic epidemiological study of atherosclerosis and its correlates in Mexican Americans.


Condition
Cardiovascular Diseases
Coronary Disease
Obesity
Atherosclerosis
Diabetes Mellitus, Non-insulin Dependent
Diabetes Mellitus

Study Type: Observational

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

Study Start Date: September 1991
Study Completion Date: May 2008
Primary Completion Date: May 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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  Eligibility

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

No eligibility criteria

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00005462

Sponsors and Collaborators
Investigators
Investigator: Jean MacCluer Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00005462     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 4906
Study First Received: May 25, 2000
Last Updated: July 1, 2008
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Arteriosclerosis
Atherosclerosis
Cardiovascular Diseases
Coronary Artery Disease
Coronary Disease
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Heart Diseases
Metabolic Diseases
Myocardial Ischemia
Vascular Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on October 29, 2014