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TrialNet is an international network of centers dedicated to conducting research to prevent Type 1 Diabetes and to study intervention therapies for those with newly diagnosed Type 1 Diabetes. The first study in TrialNet is a Natural History Study to learn more about risk factors associated with the development of Type 1 Diabetes. This study is administered through the Department of Pediatric Endocrinology at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.
Subject is between the ages of 1-45 and have a brother, sister, child or parent with Type 1 Diabetes, or subject is between the ages of 1-20 and have a cousin, aunt, uncle, niece, nephew, half-sibling or grandparent with Type 1 Diabetes. Note: the relative with diabetes must have developed it before the age of 40 and started taking insulin within a year of getting diabetes. The participants do not have diabetes of any kind.
The study requires a blood test or tests by participants.
To get started, please contact:
or visit the TrialNet website.
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
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Interested in giving to Children's Hospital? Visit Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation's website to make a donation online.