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Transcriptional and Epigenetic Program of PCOS Women

2019-07-31 14:47:37 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The main goal is to reveal differences in global gene expression in two different adipose tissue (AT) depots of females with and without polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and how these are influenced by upstream epigenetic markers

Study Design

Conditions

PCOS

Intervention

DEXA, Magnetic Resonance (MR) Assessment of the Abdomen, MR assessment of Whole Body Fat, Adipose tissue biopsy, Oral glucose tolerance test

Location

AdventHealth Translational Research Institute
Orlando
Florida
United States
32804

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Translational Research Institute for Metabolism and Diabetes, Florida

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2019-07-31T14:47:37-0400

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