Research Opportunities for Familiestyler2020-12-31T16:15:30-05:00
As a service to the X and Y variation community, AXYS is pleased to provide the following list of studies that individuals, parents or families may want to consider joining. All listed studies have been approved by their respective Institutional Review Boards (IRB), and a copy of that approval is on file with AXYS. The announcements and parties conducting and sponsoring the research meet guidelines established by AXYS regarding relevancy and appropriateness to X and Y variations. AXYS takes no position and makes no claims as to the potential benefits of the studies, including those studies involving medications, and cannot be responsible for any outcomes, lack of outcomes or unintended side effects. If interested in participating in this research, please use the contact information in the announcement.
Name/Purpose of Study: Exploring the experiences of individuals in the emerging adulthood period of life, defined as the ages of 18-29, who have a diagnosis of 47,XXY (Klinefelter Syndrome)
X and Y variations being studied: 47,XXY (Klinefelter Syndrome)
Name of Study: The Clinical Study of Patients with Sex Chromosome Variants
X and Y variations being studied: All sex chromosome variants, such as, but not limited to Klinefelter syndrome, 47,XYY, and 47,XXX
Genders being studied: Males and Females
Age Range: Adults (18+)
Other eligibility requirements:
Travel required: Yes. Participants will travel to the NIH Clinical Center in Bethesda, MD (near Washington, DC) for 5 days at no personal cost. One companion may travel with the participant. Travel costs, lodging, and a stipend will be provided.
Sponsoring Institution: National Human Genome Research Institute of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Principal Investigator(s):Ashley J Buscetta, CRNP, National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
Primary funding source(s): National Institutes of Health
Primary Contact: To participate please contact the NIH Office of Patient Recruitment at 1-800-411-1222 and refer to study 12-HG-0181. Questions? Email Ashley J Buscetta, CRNP, email@example.com or call 301-496-3033.