Genome-wide Study for Disease Susceptibility Gene(s) in Patients With Hand Osteoarthritis
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01981265|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified November 2013 by National Taiwan University Hospital.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : November 11, 2013
Last Update Posted : November 11, 2013
This is a case-control study involving one medical center and one research institute to develop a data-set containing a minimum of 100 osteoarthritis cases, minimum of 100 independent controls of similar gender ratio and a minimum of 100 disease controls (cases with hip and/or knee OA) to associate DNA sequence (allelic) variations in candidate genes with osteoarthritis phenotypes.
This study is intended to begin at the Institute of Biomedical Sciences at Academia Sinica (which includes National Genotyping Center (NGC) and National Clinical Core (NCC)), National Taiwan University Hospital.
|Condition or disease|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||100 participants|
|Observational Model:||Case Control|
|Official Title:||Genome-wide Study for Disease Susceptibility Gene(s) in Patients With Hand Osteoarthritis|
|Study Start Date :||February 2012|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||November 2016|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||November 2016|
- Hand Osteoarthritis related gene expression assay [ Time Frame: 4 years ]The sample was collected from the patient who suffered from osteoarthritis of finger joints, espcially DIP joint. The operation was perfomed due to arthrodesis procedure. So we set the outcome measurement goal for the arthrodesis successful rate.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01981265
|Contact: Chih-Hao Chang||886-2-23123456 ext firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Ming Ta Michael Leeemail@example.com|
|National Taiwan University Hospital||Recruiting|
|Contact: Chih-Hao Chang 886-2-23213456 ext 65987 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Study Director:||Chih-Hao Chang||Department of Orthopedics, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine|