Request for Data and Forms
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS BEING REVISED. NEW DATA, CELLS, AND MATERIALS ARE AVAILABLE.
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 or samples.
Prior discussion with the study investigators is strongly encouraged to better assist in choices.
Click on the following for downloads that can be completed.
Please contact Lisa R Yanek, Director of our Analysis Unit who will put you in touch with the correct study investigators. Lryanek@jhmi.edu.
Most of our data and cell samples are also publicly available via NIH repositories.