STAGES Trial: Study of Adiposity, Growth and Endocrine Stages (STAGES)
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01460784|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 27, 2011
Last Update Posted : December 3, 2015
|Condition or disease|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||575 participants|
|Official Title:||Changes in Adipokines and Adiposity During Puberty and Young Adulthood|
|Study Start Date :||June 2010|
|Primary Completion Date :||February 2015|
|Study Completion Date :||March 2015|
Cross-sectional study of obese young adults who underwent PET/CT after cold exposure to identify active brown fat. No intervention. Enrolled 44 participants.
Cross-sectional study of patients undergoing clinical PET/CT to identify active brown fat. No intervention. Enrolled 405 participants.
Longitudinal observational study of obese adolescents to determine changes in adiposity and adipokines during puberty. No intervention. Enrolled 125 participants.
- Presence of brown adipose tissue [ Time Frame: 2 years ]
- Presence of metabolic dysfunction [ Time Frame: 2 years ]
Biospecimen Retention: Samples With DNA
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01460784
|United States, Utah|
|University of Utah|
|Salt Lake City, Utah, United States, 84108|
|Principal Investigator:||Nicole Mihalopoulos||University of Utah, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine|