Genetics of Type 1 Diabetes in Children
Protocol: STUDY00003936
Full Title
Investigations Into the Genetics of Type 1 Diabetes
Description
This study enrolls children ages 2-18 who have been newly diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. The purpose of this study is to understand why children may get diabetes. By understanding
how and why genes contribute to diabetes, we can better understand what causes the disease.

You will be in this study for about how long it takes to draw blood in one visit. You will only give one blood sample. We will then use this sample to our laboratory to study the white blood cells and DNA it contains.

Study takes place at Oishei Children’s Hospital.
Compensation: Yes
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Compensation may include cash, checks, gift cards, debit cards, or incentives like gift baskets, technology items, or merchandise.
Eligibility
Children ages 2-18.
Newly diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (diagnosed within about the last two weeks).
Any metabolic derangements caused by diabetic ketoacidosis have resolved.
Age Group: Children
Principal Investigator: JAMES JARVIS
Contact(s)
JAMES JARVIS
jamesjar@buffalo.edu
+1 716-888-4796
Want to Learn More?

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