Genetic Contribution of Pain and Inflammation in IBS
The goal of the study is to identify possible polymorphisms on the loci of candidate genes that may be involved in modulation of pain and inflammation in irritable bowel syndrome.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
|Official Title:||Genetic Contribution of Pain and Inflammation in Irritable Bowel Syndrome.|
- Polymorphisms [ Time Frame: one year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]The goal of the study isd to identify possible polymorphisms on the loci of canidate genes that may be involved in modulation of pain and inflammation in irritable Bowel Syndrome.
Biospecimen Retention: Samples With DNA
The delinked blood/DNA is stored in the genetics laboratory and they will be analyzed for possible polymorphisms
|Study Start Date:||May 2011|
|Study Completion Date:||March 2012|
|Primary Completion Date:||March 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Stored and de-linked blood or DNA from subjects with IBS will be utilized for analysis for possible polymorphisms at predetermined genetic loci located in chosen genes.
|United States, Florida|
|University of Florida|
|Gainesville, Florida, United States, 32610|
|Principal Investigator:||Baharak Moshiree, MD, MS||University of Florida|