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Family Blood Pressure Program - GENOA

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00005269
First Posted: May 26, 2000
Last Update Posted: March 17, 2014
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Information provided by:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
  Purpose
To localize, identify, and evaluate common polymorphic variation in genes involved in determining interindividual differences in blood pressure (BP) levels and essential hypertension status in three racial groups: African-Americans, Mexican-Americans, and Non-Hispanic Whites. The study consists of a six grant network, which in turn is part of an NHLBI initiative, the Family Blood Pressure Program (FBPP) consisting of four networks.

Condition
Cardiovascular Diseases Heart Diseases Hypertension Coronary Arteriosclerosis

Study Type: Observational

Further study details as provided by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI):

Study Start Date: September 1995
Study Completion Date: August 2008
Primary Completion Date: August 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria
No eligibility criteria
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00005269


Sponsors and Collaborators
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Investigators
OverallOfficial: Eric Boerwinkle University of Texas
OverallOfficial: Robert Ferrell University of Pittsburgh
OverallOfficial: Craig Hanis University of Texas
OverallOfficial: Sharon Kardia University of Michigan
OverallOfficial: Thomas Mosley University of Mississippi Medical Center
OverallOfficial: Stephen Turner Mayo Clinic
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Publications:

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00005269     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1153
First Submitted: May 25, 2000
First Posted: May 26, 2000
Last Update Posted: March 17, 2014
Last Verified: August 2008

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Arteriosclerosis
Coronary Artery Disease
Myocardial Ischemia
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Coronary Disease