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The Genetic Basis of the Influence of Dairy Product Intake on Body Measures in Children

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01831557
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified April 2013 by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : April 15, 2013
Last Update Posted : April 15, 2013
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center

Brief Summary:
The objective of this study is to explore the genetic basis of the influence of dairy product intake on body measures in children. The investigators assume that the effect of dairy products intake on children body measures is affected by genetic polymorphisms.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Body Mass Index Other: Blood samples will be taken for gene sequencing

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 200 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Study Start Date : June 2013
Estimated Primary Completion Date : June 2015
Estimated Study Completion Date : June 2015

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Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Childrens' Milk Intake
The milk intake of children will be reconciled with body measurement index and blood samples will be taken for gene sequencing
Other: Blood samples will be taken for gene sequencing



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Body indexes measurements [ Time Frame: One year ]
    Body indexes measurements including height and weight in correlation with milk intake and gene sequences.


Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA
Whole blood


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Ages Eligible for Study:   6 Years to 12 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Children from a community sample
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy children

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Sick children
  • Chronic diseases

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Contacts
Contact: Eias Kassem, MD 972-4-630-4331 eias.kassem@gmail.com

Locations
Israel
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center Not yet recruiting
Hadera, Israel, 38100
Contact: Eias Kassem, MD    972-4-630-4331    eias.kassem@gmail.com   
Principal Investigator: Eias Kassem, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center

Responsible Party: Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01831557     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HYMC-18-2012
First Posted: April 15, 2013    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 15, 2013
Last Verified: April 2013