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Clinical Trial 7431

Englewood Cliffs, NJ 07632


Study Summary:

Biomarker study for treatment response in depression

Feeling depressed or have been diagnosed with depression?
Healthy and would like to aid a research project?

The aim of this study is to identify brain, cognitive and genetic markers that predict treatment response to 3 antidepressant medications. Depressed volunteers will be assigned to one of three medications.

You will be required to satisfy study criteria and attend a medical screening and clinical assessment before being permitted to participate in the study.

While your brain activity is being measured via non-invasive brain-mapping methods, you will be asked to perform various tasks (e.g. focused attention, memory recall, etc.). You will also be asked to provide a blood sample, and answer questions about your medical history.

The study will involve two 3-4 hour testing sessions and additional 10 minute phone and internet follow-up sessions.


Qualified Participants Must:

• Be 18-65 years of age
• Have been diagnosed with major depressive disorder and no recent use of antidepressant medication or
• Be healthy with no history of depression
• Have primary language of English


Qualified Participants May Receive:

$500+ over study duration


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