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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Atherosclerosis
and you are
over 20
years old
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This is an observational trial.
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The purpose

Coronary artery disease (CAD) is an important health concern for African Americans, who are diagnosed with CAD at high rates. Coronary artery calcification, which is characterized by calcium deposits in the coronary arteries, is a contributing factor to CAD. This study will examine the possible genetic causes of coronary artery calcification in African Americans.
Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT00925561. The sponsor of the trial is University of Michigan and it is looking for 752 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Predictors of Coronary Artery Calcification in an African American Cohort