Clinical Study

Enroll-Hd

Posted Date: Dec 16, 2014

  • Investigator:
  • Co-Investigator: Catherine Krier
  • Specialties: Neurology, Movement Disorders
  • Type of Study: Observational/Survey

The purpose of this research study is to collect clinical information about you and your health. We will also collect biological samples, such as blood and DNA (the genetic material in your blood). Researchers will use this information and samples to learn more about HD and to try to find new treatments for the disease. People from many countries contribute to Enroll-HD. Because of the size of the study we hope to get answers to many research questions faster than in the past. This consent form describes the research study and what you can expect if you decide to participate. Please read this consent form carefully. Ask the person who presents the form to you any questions you have before deciding whether to participate in this study.

Criteria:

We Are Asking You To Participate In Enroll-Hd Because You Are Affected By Hd Or From An Hd Family, Or Because You Are A “Community Control”. A Community Control Is A Person Who Does Not Carry The Hd Genetic Mutation That Causes Huntington’S Disease And Is Not Part Of An Hd Family.

Keywords:

Genetics, Treatments For Huntington's Disease (Hd), Chorea, Duker, Huntington's Disease (Hd)

For More Information:

Maureen Gartner
(513) 558-0018
gartnem@ucmail.uc.edu

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