Identifying Genes That May Increase the Risk for Heart Disease in African Americans


Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Heart disease and stroke disproportionately affect African Americans in the United States. These conditions are likely caused by both environmental and genetic factors. This study will attempt to identify specific genes of African and European ancestral origins that may influence the development of heart disease in African Americans.

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 28 July 2016.

1 Sep 2000 23 Jun 2006 Unavailable 1 Mar 2004 1 Oct 2006 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Observation: Natural History
  • Perspective: Prospective


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