Myocardial Infarction Genes (MI-GENES) Study
Study type: Interventional What is this?
Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:
- Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
- Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
- Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
- Rochester, Minnesota: 12-001727
NCT ID: NCT01936675
Sponsor Protocol Number: 12-001727
About this study
This study is being done to better understand how genetic information might improve assessment of heart attack risk.
Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. If you need assistance understanding the eligibility criteria, please contact the study team.
See eligibility criteria
- Patients between the ages of 45-70 years
- Patients who have participated in the Mayo Clinic Biobank or a previous research study at Mayo Clinic
- Patients who live in Southeast Minnesota
- Taking statin or other lipid lowering medications
- Patients with a history of myocardial infarction, coronary artery disease, or other atherosclerotic medical conditions
Participating Mayo Clinic locations
Study statuses change often. Please contact us for help.