Request for Data and Forms
The GeneSTAR Research Program has an interest in collaborations proposed by investigators with good-standing in academic and research organizations.
GeneSTAR is a long-term prospective study in both African American and European American families across the adult age range. It has a wealth of baseline and follow-up data, genotyping, and substudies, focused on cardiovascular disease, cerebrovascular disease, and attendant risk factors and processes.
The phenotype information on the Tab to the left will assist you to know what is available. A bank of limited specimens is also also available under a materials transfer agreement (MTA) with The Johns Hopkins University. Please contact us for information about how to obtain samples.
All requests are considered on their scientific merit and congruence with the consenting procedure. A pre-application discussion is encouraged with the Study Directors.
Please read the Data Sharing Manual in its entirety before submitting a request for data. Prior discussion with the study Directors is strongly encouraged to better assist in choices.
Click on the following for downloads that can be completed.
Please contact either of the following Study Directors for assistance in determining what information is available.
Dr. Diane M. Becker
Dr. Lewis C. Becker
Additional Platelet GeneSTAR Information Washington University Database