The Imaging Genetic Study of Schizophrenia and Family

This study is currently recruiting participants.
Verified March 2014 by Kunming Medical University
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Yuqi Cheng, Kunming Medical University Identifier:
First received: December 10, 2010
Last updated: March 19, 2014
Last verified: March 2014

To investigate the brain abnormalities and the association with gene in schizophrenia patients and their relatives.


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Family-Based
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional

Resource links provided by NLM:

Further study details as provided by Kunming Medical University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • the association between gene and fMRI in schizophrenia patients [ Time Frame: 30 days after diagnosis ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: September 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2015
Estimated Primary Completion Date: September 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
schizophrenia patients,untreated
schizophrenia relatives


Ages Eligible for Study:   15 Years to 45 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

schizophrenia patients and their relatives


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Clinical diagnosis of schizophrenia(DSM-IV)
  • total score of PANSS>64

Exclusion Criteria:

  • other psychiatric disease,
  • organic disease
  • neurological disease
  • unstable physiological status
  • age>65
  • pregnant
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01259232

Contact: Yuqi Cheng 8613888122013
Contact: Xiufeng Xu

China, Yunnan
Psychiatry department, The 1st Affiliated Hospital of Kunming Medical University Recruiting
Kunming, Yunnan, China, 650032
Contact: Xiufeng Xu   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Kunming Medical University
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Study Director: Xiufeng Xu Psychiatry Department
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Yuqi Cheng, Kunming Medical University Identifier: NCT01259232     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SCH001, KMC2010L4
Study First Received: December 10, 2010
Last Updated: March 19, 2014
Health Authority: China: Ethics Committee

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Schizophrenia and Disorders with Psychotic Features
Mental Disorders processed this record on April 17, 2014