Genotype/Phenotype Correlation of Movement Disorders and Other Neurological Diseases

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00001667
First received: November 3, 1999
Last updated: March 3, 2008
Last verified: February 1999
  Purpose

The purpose of this protocol is to identify families with inherited neurologic conditions, especially movement disorders, to evaluate affected and unaffected individuals clinically, and to obtain blood samples for genetic analysis.


Condition
Movement Disorders
Myoclonus
Nervous System Diseases
Tic Disorders
Tremor

Study Type: Observational
Official Title: Genotype/Phenotype Correlation of Movement Disorders and Other Neurological Diseases

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Further study details as provided by National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC):

Estimated Enrollment: 300
Study Start Date: March 1997
Estimated Study Completion Date: April 2000
Detailed Description:

The purpose of this protocol is to identify families with inherited neurologic conditions, especially movement disorders, to evaluate affected and unaffected individuals clinically, and to obtain blood samples for genetic analysis.

  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Neurologic disease or movement disorders affecting 2 or more family members.

No conditions in which phlebotomy is contra-indicated.

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00001667

Locations
United States, Maryland
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
Bethesda, Maryland, United States, 20892
Sponsors and Collaborators
  More Information

Publications:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00001667     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 970097, 97-N-0097
Study First Received: November 3, 1999
Last Updated: March 3, 2008
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Keywords provided by National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC):
Family Studies
Genetic
Myoclonus
Tics
Tremor
Movement Disorders
Neurological Disease

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Myoclonus
Disease
Movement Disorders
Nervous System Diseases
Tic Disorders
Pathologic Processes
Central Nervous System Diseases
Mental Disorders Diagnosed in Childhood
Mental Disorders
Dyskinesias
Neurologic Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms

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