Vascular Diseases Biorepository


  • Study type

  • Study IDs

  • 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.
  • Site IRB
    • Rochester, Minnesota: 08-008355
    Sponsor Protocol Number: 08-008355

About this study

The eventual goal of this study is to identify genetic and proteomic markers that may influence susceptibility to vascular diseases including peripheral arterial disease, pulmonary hypertension, carotid artery stenosis, arterial aneurysmal disease, fibromuscular dysplasia, congenital heart disease and other less common diseases that affect the blood vessels.

Participation eligibility

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.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with vascular diseases (pulmonary hypertension, peripheral arterial disease, carotid artery stenosis, arterial aneurysmal disease, fibromuscular dysplasia, and less common diseases that affect the blood vessels)

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact us for help.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Iftikhar Kullo, M.D.

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Contact information:

Dawn Shelstad


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