Clinical Trial 42493

San Diego, CA 92108


Did you know there are many causes of obesity?

A research study for rare genetic obesity is enrolling now.

If you and/or your child struggle with your weight, you may want to find out more about a research study we’re conducting in adults and children over 2 years of age. If eligible and you choose to take part, you’ll be asked to provide a cheek swab or blood sample for genetic testing. This may help you understand the cause of obesity in you or your child.

Can I participate?
You may be eligible if you:
• You feel hungry often or all the time
• Have a BMI of 40 or more*

Can my child participate?
Your child may be eligible if they:
• Feel hungry often or all the time
• Are in the 99th percentile of BMI for their age*

There is no charge for the study-related tests or visits.
*Other conditions may apply

Qualified Participants May Receive:

Compensation for time and travel

Clinical trials are medical research studies designed to test the safety and/or effectiveness of new investigational drugs, devices, or treatments in humans. These studies are conducted worldwide for a range of conditions and illnesses. Learn more about clinical research and participating in a study at About Clinical Trials.