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Galveston, Texas 77555


OBJECTIVES: I. Clinically evaluate members from families with a dominantly inherited ataxia and collect blood, skin and muscle samples for detailed molecular studies. II. Perform detailed clinical evaluations on patients with recessively inherited ataxias.

Study summary:

PROTOCOL OUTLINE: Participants undergo a comprehensive clinical and molecular evaluation. Studies include: neurologic evaluation, including magnetic resonance imaging and nerve conduction studies; ophthalmologic exam; audiologic exam, including auditory brain stem evoked response; DNA extraction from blood, skin and muscle; genotype phenotype correlation. A neuropathologic evaluation is conducted postmortem, when possible.


Inclusion criteria: Subjects who have the diagnosis of SCA10 and their immediate relatives. Exclusion criteria: Children under 3 years of age, pregnant women, prisoners, mentally incapacitated subjects, and subjects who do not give consent.



Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Tetsuo Ashizawa, MD
University of Texas, Galveston

Backup Contact:


Location Contact:

Galveston, Texas 77555
United States

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Site Status: N/A

Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: October 09, 2019

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