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Trial record 11 of 14 for:    LRRK2

Ioflupane I123 (DaTSCAN) and Positron Emission Tomography-computed Tomography Fludeoxyglucose (PET-CT FDG) to Assess Brain Function of Parkinson Patients' First Degree Relatives

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01089270
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified March 2010 by Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : March 18, 2010
Last Update Posted : March 18, 2010
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center

Brief Summary:

Parkinson Disease is one of the most common neurodegenerative illnesses. First degree relatives of Parkinson patient are in high risk for developing the disease. We will try to detect early changes in brain metabolism before the appearance of Parkinson symptoms.

Participants: first degree relatives of diagnosed Parkinson patients that carry a gene mutation in either LRRK2 or GBA genes.

The examination results will be given to the participants by a doctor from the neurology department.


Condition or disease
Parkinson Disease

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 80 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Study Start Date : March 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date : March 2011

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Ages Eligible for Study:   30 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

First degree relatives of diagnosed Parkinson patients that carry either LRRK2 or GBA gene mutation.

Ages: 30-80

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • healthy first degree relatives of diagnosed Parkinson patients

Exclusion Criteria:

  • patients unable to understand and sign an informed consent
  • minors
  • people with psychiatric disorders or a history of major head trauma

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Contacts
Contact: Einat Even-sapir, PhD, MD 972-3-6974444 ext 3536 evensap@tasmc.health.gov.il
Contact: Ayelet Kurzband, BA 972-3-6974444 ext 3536 ayeletk@tasmc.health.gov.il

Locations
Israel
Department of Nuclear Medicine, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center Not yet recruiting
Tel Aviv, Israel
Contact: Einat Even-Sapir, MD, PhD    972-3-6974444 ext 3536    Evensap@tasmc.health.gov.il   
Contact: Ayelet Kurzband, BA    972-3-6974444 ext 3536    ayeletk@tasmc.health.gov.il   
Sub-Investigator: Hedva Lerman, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Nir Giladi, PhD, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Anat Milerman         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Einat Even-Sapir, MD, PhD Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel

Publications:
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Einat Even-Sapir MD, PhD. Head, Dept of Nuclear Medicine, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01089270     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: TASMC-10-EES-0519-CTIL
First Posted: March 18, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 18, 2010
Last Verified: March 2010

Keywords provided by Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center:
Parkinson
fdg pet-ct
i123 dat scan
first degree relatives of diagnosed Parkinson patients
with no clinical evidence of movement disorders

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Parkinson Disease
Parkinsonian Disorders
Basal Ganglia Diseases
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Movement Disorders
Neurodegenerative Diseases