Genetics of Atherosclerosis in Mexican Americans
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.
Diabetes Mellitus, Non-insulin Dependent
|Study Start Date:||September 1991|
|Study Completion Date:||May 2008|
|Primary Completion Date:||May 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
|Investigator:||Jean MacCluer||Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research|