Development of a Biomarker for Development of Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH) in Children

Status: Withdrawn
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Study Type: Observational
SUMMARY

The purpose of this study is to document how often specific genotypes known to be associated with adult-onset NASH (Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis) occur in a pediatric cohort and investigate whether these genotypes are associated with increased susceptibility to NASH.

Eligibility
Participation Requirements
Sex: All
Minimum Age: 2
Maximum Age: 18
Healthy Volunteers: No
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• All subjects aged 2-18 with biopsy proven NAFLD and/or NASH undergoing a blood draw and willing to consent to this study will qualify for inclusion in this protocol.

Locations
United States
Wisconsin
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
Milwaukee
Time Frame
Start Date: May 2008
Completion Date: May 2016
Treatments
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All children in this cohort will have biopsy-proven NASH.
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This cohort will be parents (mother and father when possible) of child subjects with biopsy-proven NASH.
Sponsors
Leads: Medical College of Wisconsin

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