This trial is active, not recruiting.

Condition healthy
Sponsor Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute
Start date March 2010
End date January 2012
Trial size 60 participants
Trial identifier NCT01104454, 111576


The purpose of this study is to standardize methods in collecting and processing placenta, umbilical cord and cord blood samples. Samples will be used to determine potential differences between normal weight, overweight and obese individuals.

United States No locations recruiting
Other countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Observational model cohort
Time perspective cross-sectional

Primary Outcomes

Placenta, cord blood and umbilical analyses
time frame: at delivery

Eligibility Criteria

Female participants at least 18 years old.

Inclusion Criteria: - at least 7 months pregnant - 18 years of age or older Exclusion Criteria: - underweight (BMI<18.5)

Additional Information

Official title Placenta and Cord Blood Analyses
Principal investigator Aline Andres, Ph.D.
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in September 2015.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute.