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Genetic Architecture of Heart Disease in Rural Brazil

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00023556
First Posted: September 7, 2001
Last Update Posted: July 12, 2016
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Information provided by:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
  Purpose
To examine the genetics of human susceptibility to Chagas' disease, a leading cause of heart disease throughout Latin America.

Condition
Chagas Disease Heart Diseases Arrhythmia Heart Failure, Congestive

Study Type: Observational

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

Study Start Date: September 2001
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:   18 Years to 100 Years   (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): NCT00023556


Sponsors and Collaborators
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Investigators
OverallOfficial: Sarah Williams-Blangero Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research
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Publications:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00023556     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 982
R01HL066480-05 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
First Submitted: September 7, 2001
First Posted: September 7, 2001
Last Update Posted: July 12, 2016
Last Verified: August 2008

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Heart Failure
Heart Diseases
Chagas Disease
Cardiovascular Diseases
Trypanosomiasis
Euglenozoa Infections
Protozoan Infections
Parasitic Diseases