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NIEHS Studies - Closed for Recruitment

Title Topic / Condition Location Join A Study
Agricultural Health Study The Agricultural Health Study (AHS) is a prospective study of cancer and other health outcomes to help farmers and their families live healthier livesIowa City, IA and Research Triangle Park, NC
Bisphenol A (BPA) Pharmacokinetic (PK): Controlled Exposure Study This is a study on the controlled exposure of BPA and its effects on the body.Research Triangle Park, NC
Black Cohosh Study Black Cohosh is an herbal supplement that is taken by some women to treat hot flashes, cramps, or other related symptoms. Researchers are studying the health effects of black cohosh in women who have been taking the supplement for at least 3 months. Researchers are investigating whether black cohosh may affect folate and B12 levels, anemia, and metabolomics profiles. They are also investigating whether black cohosh induces genetic changes.

Research Triangle Park, NC

Blood Vessel Study Researchers want to study healthy adults who have genes that may affect their endothelial function. More information on these genes may provide more information on genetic risk for certain diseases.Research Triangle Park, NC
BPA Monitoring Study in Cashiers The study was designed to measure BPA levels before and after occupation exposure to cash register thermal paper.Research Triangle Park, NC
Cockroach Allergen Intervention The purpose of this study was to determine how intensive an effective extermination must be.Research Triangle Park, NC
Detroit Study of Environment, Lifestyle & Fibroids (SELF) SELF was the first and only research study of uterine fibroids to use ultrasound screening for women who have not been diagnosed with fibroids.Detroit, MI
Dust Mite Reduction Study The study delved into whether in-home test kits decreased dust mite allergen levels in homes with children who are sensitive to dust mites.Bethesda, MD
Exposure to Indoor Allergens in Day Care Facilities The study evaluated allergen levels and their predictors in day care facilities.
Healthy Homes The purpose of the study is to learn how to make homes more supportive of healthy eating and physical activity.Emory University, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Southwest Georgia Cancer Coalition
Inhaled Nanosilver Study The goal of the Inhaled Nanosilver Study is to assess the impact of inhaled silver nanoparticles on immune responses in the lung.Research Triangle Park, NC
Inner-City Asthma Study (ICAS) ICAS Study evaluates the effectiveness of two types of interventions to reduce the prevalence and severity of asthma in children.Research Triangle Park, NC
National Health & Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) NHANES allowed researchers to examine the role of diet, obesity, diabetes, and genetics in the development of allergic disease.
National Survey of Lead & Allergens in Housing (NSLAH) NSLAH measures levels of lead in dust, soil, and paint, and the levels of various indoor allergens in floor and bedding dust.Research Triangle Park, NC
NIEHS-EPA Pilot Study of Exposure to Chemicals in Consumer Products This study intends to test and improve the ways that studies gather data about how chemicals in products come in contact with consumers.

Research Triangle Park, NC

Plasma Study This project will look at how oxidative stress occurs in smokers compared to non-smokers.

Research Triangle Park, NC

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome in Twin Sisters The goal of this study is to find out whether polycystic ovary syndrome in twins is caused by genetics, environmental triggers or a combination of both.Research Triangle Park, NC
Psoriasis Study Researchers are studying the differences in immune response between a person with psoriasis, a person with chronic inflammatory disease and a healthy person.

Research Triangle Park, NC

Sister Study or el Studio de Hermanas The purpose of the Sister Study is to learn how the environment and genes may interact to affect the chances of getting breast cancer. The Sister Study completed enrollment in March 2009.Research Triangle Park, NC
The GuLF STUDY (or Gulf Long Term Follow-Up Study) The GuLF STUDY (or Gulf Long Term Follow-Up Study) is a health study for individuals who responded to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010.Research Triangle Park, NC
The Ovarian Health Study Anti-müllerian hormone (AMH) is a hormone produced in the ovaries. Researchers are investigating the possibility of developing lab assays to measure AMH in urine.

Research Triangle Park, NC

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