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Family Blood Pressure Program - SAPPHIRe Network

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National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
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First received: May 25, 2000
Last updated: September 1, 2016
Last verified: August 2008
To map the major genetic loci underlying hypertension in approximately 1700 sibling pairs of Asian-Pacific Chinese and Japanese origin. The study consists of a two grant network, which in turn is part of an NHLBI initiative, the Family Blood Pressure Program (FBPP) consisting of four networks.

Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases

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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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 100 Years   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
No eligibility criteria
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00005270

Sponsors and Collaborators
Kuakini Medical Center
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
OverallOfficial: Jess Curb University of Hawaii
OverallOfficial: Thomas Quertermous Stanford University
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Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number): Identifier: NCT00005270     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1154  U01HL054498 
Study First Received: May 25, 2000
Last Updated: September 1, 2016
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases processed this record on October 21, 2016