Genetic Linkage Study for Hereditary Pancreatitis
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00004475|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified September 2006 by Office of Rare Diseases (ORD).
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : October 19, 1999
Last Update Posted : September 6, 2006
I. Establish linkage in families with hereditary pancreatitis between the phenotype and a chromosomal locus (loci) that contains the responsible gene.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Pancreatitis||Procedure: genetic testing|
PROTOCOL OUTLINE: This is a genetics study. Blood samples are collected from patients and family members. DNA is extracted from the blood and used for genotypic analysis and linkage analysis.
Patients do not necessarily receive the results of the genetic testing and the results do not influence the type or duration of treatment.
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Observational Model:||Natural History|
|Study Start Date :||December 1998|
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00004475
|United States, Pennsylvania|
|University of Pittsburgh, Presbyterian University Hospital||Recruiting|
|Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 15213-2582|
|Contact: David C. Whitcomb 412-648-9115|
|Contact: Beth D. Elinoff 888-748-8362 email@example.com|
|Study Chair:||David C. Whitcomb||University of Pittsburgh|