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Insulin Resistance Atherosclerosis Study (IRAS)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00005135
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 26, 2000
Last Update Posted : August 8, 2016
Information provided by:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

Brief Summary:
To conduct a multicenter study of the relationship between insulin resistance and cardiovascular disease (CVD) and its risk factors in a tri-ethnic (African-American, Hispanic, and non-Hispanic white) population aged 40 to 69 years at baseline. Also, to identify the genetic determinants of insulin resistance and visceral adiposity.

Condition or disease
Cardiovascular Diseases Atherosclerosis Diabetes Mellitus Heart Diseases Obesity Insulin Resistance

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Study Type : Observational
Study Start Date : September 1991
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2008

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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 100 Years   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
No eligibility criteria

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Sponsors and Collaborators
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
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OverallOfficial: Richard Bergman University of Southern California
OverallOfficial: Donald Bowden Wake Forest University
OverallOfficial: Michael Bryer-Ash University of California, Los Angeles
OverallOfficial: Steven Haffner University of Texas
OverallOfficial: Jill Norris University of Colorado, Denver
OverallOfficial: Marian Rewers University of Colorado Health Science Center
OverallOfficial: Mohammed Saad University of Southern California
OverallOfficial: Joseph Selby Kaiser Foundation Research Institute
OverallOfficial: Lynne Wagenknecht Wake Forest University

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00005135    
Other Study ID Numbers: 1005
U01HL047890 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
First Posted: May 26, 2000    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 8, 2016
Last Verified: April 2009
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Insulin Resistance
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Vascular Diseases