Investigation of Genetic Marker Associated With Obesity in Koreans (IGM-OK)

This study has been terminated.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Kyunghee University Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01341860
First received: April 25, 2011
Last updated: NA
Last verified: April 2011
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

A single-nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) analysis of DNA obtained from peripheral blood of the obese patients and the normal control will be performed to find genetic marker for obesity


Condition
Obesity

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Investigation of Genetic Marker Associated With Obesity in Koreans, A Single-nucleotide Polymorphism(SNP) Analysis for Korean Obese

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Further study details as provided by Kyunghee University Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • genotyping for the SNP associated with BMI [ Time Frame: one year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA

blood


Enrollment: 260
Study Start Date: January 2000
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2011
Primary Completion Date: December 2003 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
controls
control group with a BMI of less thatn 25kg/m2
obese group
Obese patients with BMI 25-30 kg/m2

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

obese patients with BMI 25~30 kg/m2 who visited Kyung Hee University Hospital, Seoul, Korea

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • BMI 25~30kg/m2

Exclusion Criteria:

  • All were nonsmokers and had no evidence of cancer, liver, renal, hematological disease or other metabolic disorders other than obesity
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Sponsors and Collaborators
Kyunghee University Medical Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Jae-Young Um, PhD Kyung Hee University
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Jae-Young Um, Kyung Hee University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01341860     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KHU-110421, KHU-1101
Study First Received: April 25, 2011
Last Updated: April 25, 2011
Health Authority: Korea: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Obesity
Overnutrition
Nutrition Disorders
Overweight
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms

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