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Genetics of Atherosclerosis in Mexican Americans

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00005462
First Posted: May 26, 2000
Last Update Posted: July 12, 2016
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Information provided by:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
  Purpose
To identify individual genes that contribute to variation in susceptibility to coronary heart disease (CHD) in Mexican Americans. The program project grant supports the San Antonio Family Heart Study, the first comprehensive genetic epidemiological study of atherosclerosis and its correlates in Mexican Americans.

Condition
Cardiovascular Diseases Coronary Disease Obesity Atherosclerosis Diabetes Mellitus, Non-insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus

Study Type: Observational

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

Study Start Date: September 1991
Study Completion Date: May 2008
Primary Completion Date: May 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 100 Years   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria
No eligibility criteria
  Contacts and Locations
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Sponsors and Collaborators
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Investigators
OverallOfficial: Jean MacCluer Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00005462     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 4906
P01HL045522-14 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
First Submitted: May 25, 2000
First Posted: May 26, 2000
Last Update Posted: July 12, 2016
Last Verified: July 2008

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Cardiovascular Diseases
Atherosclerosis
Coronary Disease
Coronary Artery Disease
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Arteriosclerosis
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Myocardial Ischemia
Heart Diseases