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Neurophysiological Molecular and Developmental Analysis of the Glutamate Synapse in Autism (NMDA-Autism)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01770548
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 17, 2013
Last Update Posted : January 16, 2017
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University Hospital, Tours

Brief Summary:
Neurophysiological, Molecular and Developmental Analysis of the glutamate synapse in Autism

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Autism Genetic: analysis of the glutamate synapse in autism Genetic: DNA collection Other: Auditory evoked potentials Not Applicable

Detailed Description:
Analysis about 50 genes in glutamate synapse

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 497 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Official Title: Autism and Glutamatergic Synapse : Research of Genetic Mutations and Identification of Clinical and Neurophysiological Markers.
Study Start Date : January 2009
Actual Primary Completion Date : January 2011
Actual Study Completion Date : June 2014

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Autism
Analysis of the glutamate synapse in autism
Genetic: analysis of the glutamate synapse in autism
Neurophysiological, molecular and developmental analysis of the glutamate synapse in autism
Genetic: DNA collection
DNA collection
Other: Auditory evoked potentials
auditory evoked potentials
Relative
Analysis of the glutamate synapse in autism
Genetic: analysis of the glutamate synapse in autism
Neurophysiological, molecular and developmental analysis of the glutamate synapse in autism
Genetic: DNA collection
DNA collection
Other: Auditory evoked potentials
auditory evoked potentials
Major control
DNA collection
Genetic: analysis of the glutamate synapse in autism
Neurophysiological, molecular and developmental analysis of the glutamate synapse in autism
Genetic: DNA collection
DNA collection
Other: Auditory evoked potentials
auditory evoked potentials
Minor control
auditory evoked potentials
Other: Auditory evoked potentials
auditory evoked potentials



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. screening of about 50 genes encoding proteins of the NMDA receptor complex, chosen according to their chromosomal localisation located in hotspots depicted by genome-wide screens in large population of autistic patients [ Time Frame: two years ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   2 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • have a Pervasive Developmental Disorder

Exclusion Criteria:


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Locations
France
CHRU - Centre de Ressources Autisme (CRA)
Brest, France, 29000
CHS du ROUVRAY
Rouen, France, 76000
Chru - Cic
Tours, France, 37000
CHRU - Pédopsychiatrie
Tours, France, F-37000
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Tours
Investigators
Study Director: Frédérique BONNET-BRILHAULT, MD PHD University François Rabelais of TOURS

Publications of Results:
Responsible Party: University Hospital, Tours
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01770548     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AORT08-FBB/NMDA-Autism
2008-A01162-53 ( Other Identifier: ID RCB )
First Posted: January 17, 2013    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 16, 2017
Last Verified: January 2017

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Autistic Disorder
Child Development Disorders, Pervasive
Neurodevelopmental Disorders
Mental Disorders