Copy Number Variations, Inflammatory Cytokines and the Risk of Dementia
Recruitment status was Recruiting
Assess the association of copy number variation (CNV) and inflammatory cytokine with the risk of dementia.
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
|Official Title:||Copy Number Variations, Expression of Inflammatory Cytokines and the Risk of Dementia - A Two-stage Genome-wide Association Study|
- Dementia [ Time Frame: Aug 2008-July 2011 ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
|Study Start Date:||August 2008|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||July 2011|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||July 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
This is a hospital-based case-control study. We plan to assess the association of CNV and inflammatory cytokine with the risk of dementia. Hopefully to find some genetic biomarkers to identify the risk of dementia at an early stage.
|Contact: Yen-Ching Chen, ScDfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|National Taiwan University Hospital||Recruiting|
|Taipei, Taiwan, 100|
|Contact: yen-ching chen, ScD 3366-8019 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator:||yen-ching chen, ScD||National Taiwan University Hospital|