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

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Recruitment Status : Terminated
First Posted : April 26, 2011
Last Update Posted : April 26, 2011
Information provided by:
Kyunghee University Medical Center

Brief Summary:
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 or disease

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 260 participants
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
Study Start Date : January 2000
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2003
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2011

control group with a BMI of less thatn 25kg/m2
obese group
Obese patients with BMI 25-30 kg/m2

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

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA

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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
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

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

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01341860

Sponsors and Collaborators
Kyunghee University Medical Center
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Principal Investigator: Jae-Young Um, PhD Kyunghee University

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

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