Clinical Trial 4392

Providence, RI 02903

Study Summary:

The NeuroDevelopment Center is conducting research studying genetic, brain, and cognitive factors that predict drug treatment response and non-response in patients with major depression.

We need volunteers who are feeling depressed as well as non-depressed, healthy controls. All volunteers will be compensated for their participation.

The goal is to find brain markers that will help doctors know which medication will be most helpful.

This study involves:
- four 3 hour visits
- eight brief telephone interviews
- a blood sample

Qualified Participants Must:

• Be 18-65 years of age
• Be a primary English speaker
• Have feelings of depression
• Have not used anti-depressant medications recently
• Meet study criteria after a medical screening and clinical assessment

Qualified Participants May Receive:

Compensation for time spent in participation in the amount of $330.

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.