Genetic and molecular studies of developmental neuropsychiatric disorders

Conditions

Child Development & Autism | Diseases of the Nervous System | Genetics - Adult | Genetics - Pediatric | Mental Health & Behavioral Research

What is the purpose of this trial?

The purpose of this study is to identify the genetic factors that cause Tourette Syndrome and tics using a family-based approach. This will greatly contribute to our understanding of Tourette Syndrome and may help develop new therapies in the future. This study requires the collection of biological samples and completion of a questionnaire from a child and both biological parents, can be done in-person or remotely, and participation will be compensated with a $100 Amazon gift card. A more detailed description of the study may be found at tourettegenes.org.

 

  • Trial with
    National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
  • Start Date
    01/30/2003
  • End Date
    12/30/2020

I'm interested in volunteering

If you would prefer to contact a member of the Help us Discover team about this trial and other similar trials, please email helpusdiscover@yale.edu or call 877.978.8348

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For more information about this study, contact:

Adam Lombroso

  • Last Updated
    07/15/2019
  • Study HIC
    #0301024156