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    Research Study to Learn More about What Causes Lupus
    • Conditions:Autoimmune, Human Genetics, Lupus
    • Gender:Female, Male
    This is a research study to determine the cause of lupus and to improve understanding of the disease. The study specifically seeks to help find the genes that are involved in lupus development and to learn how they work differently in people with and without the condition. Studying lupus at the gen... More
    Genetic Study of Anorectal Malformations
    • Conditions:Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Human Genetics
    • Gender:Female, Male
    The Colorectal Center and the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center are conducting an Institutional Review Board-approved research study to identify genes that play a role in the development of anorectal malformations.... More
    Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA) / Family Blood Samples
    • Conditions:Autoimmune, Human Genetics, Rheumatology
    • Gender:Female, Male
    The purpose of this study is to locate the areas of human chromosomes (genes) that are linked to JIA. Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA) is a complex genetic trait, meaning a person needs to have a combination of different genes to develop the disease.... More
    Computed Tomography (CT) Induced Double-Stranded DNA Breaks Formation and Subsequent Repair as a Marker of Radiation Sensitivity
    • Conditions:Adult Studies, Human Genetics, Other
    • Gender:Female, Male
    People with certain genetic or inherited conditions are more sensitive to radiation than unaffected people. We want to see if we can use a special blood test, drawn after a CT scan, which is a specialized type of X-ray that uses a very small dose of radiation, to figure out which people are special... More
    Screening Protocol for Genetic Diseases of Lymphocyte Homeostasis and Programmed Cell Death
    • Conditions:Cancer - Immune Deficiency and Histiocytosis, Human Genetics
    • Gender:Female, Male
    The purpose of this protocol is to find the biochemical and genetic causes of inherited immune diseases affecting lymphocytes. A second purpose is to develop new knowledge which will help research doctors find better ways to prevent, diagnosis, and treat these inherited immune diseases. ... More
    SBDS Protein Expression in Peripheral Blood Leukocytes
    • Conditions:Cancer - Immune Deficiency and Histiocytosis, Human Genetics
    • Gender:Female, Male
    Shwachman-Diamond syndrome (SDS) is a rare condition which is usually diagnosed in infancy or early childhood. It can affect a wide range of organs but most commonly the digestion and the blood system are involved. Bone abnormalities and poor growth are also often seen in SDS patients. Researchers ... More
    A Computer Survey and Interview Study: Health and Pain in Children with JIA or Chronic Pain conditions (PROMIS)
    • Conditions:Other
    • Gender:Female, Male
    The long-term purpose of this study is to develop a computerized test to help doctors and researchers better measure how a child’s health makes him/her feel and how it affects what he/she does at home and at school.  By participating in this study, you will be helping researchers to determine the b... More
    A Research Study for Girls and Young Women With Turner Syndrome
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    Cincinnati Children’s is conducting a research study, sometimes known as a clinical trial or clinical study, to learn more about whether girls and young women with Turner syndrome are more at risk to develop diabetes than girls and young women without Turner syndrome.  ... More

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