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Investigation of Genetic Marker Associated With Obesity in Koreans (IGM-OK)

This study has been terminated.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01341860
First Posted: April 26, 2011
Last Update Posted: April 26, 2011
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Information provided by:
Kyunghee University Medical Center
  Purpose
A single-nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) analysis of DNA obtained from peripheral blood of the obese patients and the normal control will be performed to find genetic marker for obesity

Condition
Obesity

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Investigation of Genetic Marker Associated With Obesity in Koreans, A Single-nucleotide Polymorphism(SNP) Analysis for Korean Obese

Further study details as provided by Kyunghee University Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • genotyping for the SNP associated with BMI [ Time Frame: one year ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA
blood

Enrollment: 260
Study Start Date: January 2000
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2011
Primary Completion Date: December 2003 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
controls
control group with a BMI of less thatn 25kg/m2
obese group
Obese patients with BMI 25-30 kg/m2

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
obese patients with BMI 25~30 kg/m2 who visited Kyung Hee University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • BMI 25~30kg/m2

Exclusion Criteria:

  • All were nonsmokers and had no evidence of cancer, liver, renal, hematological disease or other metabolic disorders other than obesity
  Contacts and Locations
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Sponsors and Collaborators
Kyunghee University Medical Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Jae-Young Um, PhD Kyunghee University
  More Information

Responsible Party: Jae-Young Um, Kyung Hee University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01341860     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KHU-110421
KHU-1101 ( Other Grant/Funding Number: Kyung Hee University )
First Submitted: April 25, 2011
First Posted: April 26, 2011
Last Update Posted: April 26, 2011
Last Verified: April 2011

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Obesity
Overnutrition
Nutrition Disorders
Overweight
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms