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Long-term Study of Bipolar Disorder
This study is researching all of the following topics: Bipolar disorder
Location of study visits: Ann Arbor, MI
This study is looking for: male   female  Both men and women
  • Volunteers with specific conditions and Healthy volunteers
  • 18 years to 100 years
To identify patterns of illness outcomes in bipolar disorder and to study potential genetic causes of bipolar disorder.
1625 HEROES have already shown interest in this study. I am interested! Print Study | Contact Study Team
Who can participate?
What is involved? We will be monitoring the course and patterns of bipolar disorder over time (up to 10 years). The first study visit is up to 8 hours, including mental health history interview and neuropsychological testing. Study subjects will fill out questionnaires at regular intervals. Genetic material (DNA) will also be collected through a blood draw. The purpose of getting a sample of the genetic material is to be able to study potential genetic causes of bipolar disorder in the future.
Compensation $100 for initial study visit; additional $150 for each year completed
More about the study

IRB number: HUM00000606
Study posted on: 12/10/2013
Posting will be taken down on: 12/30/2023
Study Team Principal Investigator:  McInnis, Melvin G Department:  Psychiatry
For questions about this study, contact: BP Research Team
(877) 864-3637
bpresearch@umich.edu
www.prechterfund.org
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