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STUDY BASICS

Are you living with kidney disease caused by focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS)? Are you of African or Caribbean descent? If so, you may be able to participate in a study to see if you have a genetic mutation (a change in your DNA). This study involves a 30-minute visit where you will undergo a blood draw. Compensation is provided.


IRB:
  SSU00116349 - Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated - VX19-NEN-801, A Study of the Prevalence of Apolipoprotein L1(APOL1) Alleles Among Individuals With Proteinuric Kidney Disease Who Are of Recent African Ancestry or Geographic Origin (Pro00040455)

RESEARCH AREAS:
  Featured Research

Age Range
AGE:   18 and Up

Duration DURATION:  30 minutes
VISITS:  1

Location LOCATION: 
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh - Lawrenceville
Compensation COMPENSATION: 

$30

Phone Number PHONE NUMBER:
1-866-438-8230
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