The Genetic Basis for Familial Cardiomyopathy in Patients With Idiopathic Cardiomyopathy
This study has been terminated.
(no financial resources were available to complete the study)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Offer Amir, Carmel Medical Center
First received: May 5, 2006
Last updated: January 24, 2012
Last verified: January 2007
In many of the patients with cardiomyopathy, the etiology is not clear . In about 30% there is a family history of cardiomyopathy .Our aim is to study the genetics basis for these patients with cardiomyopathy with no clear etiology and who have a first degree family relative with cardiomyopathy as well.
||Observational Model: Family-Based
Time Perspective: Prospective
||Open Labeled of the Study the Genetic Basis for Familial Cardiomyopathy in Patients With Idiopathic
Biospecimen Retention: Samples With DNA
| Study Start Date:
| Study Completion Date:
| Primary Completion Date:
||February 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
A total of 950 blood samples will be collected from patients with idiopathic cardiomyopathy and their relatives and will be analysed for genetics analysis.
|Ages Eligible for Study:
||18 Years to 90 Years
|Genders Eligible for Study:
|Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
History of cardiomyopathy
- history of cardiomyopathy
- etiology not known
- family history of cardiomyopathy
- ability to understand and sign the informed consent
- refusal to participate
- current participation in another active treatment study
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|Carmel Medical Center
|Haifa, Israel, 34362 |
Carmel Medical Center
||Offer Amir, MD
||Lady Davis Carmel Hospital
||Offer Amir, Offer Amir, MD, Carmel Medical Center, Carmel Medical Center
History of Changes
|Other Study ID Numbers:
|Study First Received:
||May 5, 2006
||January 24, 2012
||Israel: Israeli Health Ministry Pharmaceutical Administration
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