The Genetic Basis of Congenital Heart Disease in Africa
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01952171|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : September 27, 2013
Last Update Posted : November 20, 2018
|Condition or disease|
|Congenital Heart Disease Heart Disease|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||2500 participants|
|Official Title:||The International Genetic Basis of Congenital Heart Disease Study|
|Actual Study Start Date :||September 17, 2013|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||September 1, 2023|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||September 1, 2023|
Congenital Heart Disease
Patients with Congenital Heart Disease
- Determine, identify, and estimate the prevalence of novel and known CHD causing mutation in African populations [ Time Frame: 5 years ]Molecular diagnosis of patients with congenital heart disease.
- Characterize the genetic architecture of Congenital Heart Disease (CHD) using genomic approaches in Africa [ Time Frame: 5 years ]Molecular diagnosis of patients with congenital heart disease.
- Understand CHD gene function in cardiac development [ Time Frame: 5 years ]Molecular diagnosis of patients with congenital heart disease.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01952171
|Contact: Paul S Kruszka, M.D.||(301) firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Maximilian Muenke, M.D.||(301) email@example.com|
|Narayana Health City||Recruiting|
|Kasturba Medical College and Hospital||Recruiting|
|University of Lagos||Recruiting|
|Contact: Ekanem Ekure, M.D. Not Listed firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Chiang Mai University||Recruiting|
|Contact: Pranoot Tanpaiboon, M.D. (301) 435-6695 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator:||Maximilian Muenke, M.D.||National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)|