Brain Perfusion in Pantothenate Kinase-associated Neurodegeneration (PKAN)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01838018|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 23, 2013
Last Update Posted : May 29, 2018
|Condition or disease|
|Pantothenate Kinase-associated Neurodegeneration (PKAN)|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||10 participants|
|Official Title:||Brain Perfusion in Pantothenate Kinase-Associated Neurodegeneration (PKAN)|
|Actual Study Start Date :||April 2013|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||October 2017|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||January 2018|
This group consists of individuals diagnosed with PKAN using a combination of MRI and PANK2 gene sequencing.
This is a control group of healthy volunteers, matched with the PKAN group for age and sex.
- ASL-derived cerebral blood flow(CBF) [ Time Frame: Single MRI ]The unit of analyses will be the subject and the primary comparison will be the globus pallidus CBF between PKAN and healthy controls.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01838018
|United States, Oregon|
|Oregon Health & Science University|
|Portland, Oregon, United States, 97239|
|Principal Investigator:||Susan J Hayflick, MD||Oregon Health and Science University|