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Genetic Influences Between Cognitive Function and BMI (External Link)
Investigators will use existing data collected as part of the Texas Twin Project (TTP). TTP collected neuropsychological task data on cognition (executive functioning and general cognitive abilities) from a computerized …
Baylor Role: Lead Sponsor
Completed
Video Games for Obesity and Diabetes Prevention-Diab & Nano (External Link)
This project is to conduct an efficacy trial of Diab and Nanoswarm to assess their potential for minimizing T2D and obesity risks. The proposed research will be conducted in two …
Baylor Role: Lead Sponsor
Completed
The Effects of Puberty and Weight on Sugar Metabolism in Children (External Link)
Our goal is to investigate how hormones that control blood sugar, hunger, and stomach emptying change with puberty and being overweight. These substances change with a meal. - For this, …
Baylor Role: Lead Sponsor
Completed
Study of Dopamine Versus Vasopressin for Treatment of Low Blood Pressure in Low Birth Weight Infants (External Link)
Hypotension in the low birth weight (LBW) and extremely low birth weight (ELBW) infant is often encountered in the postnatal adaptation phase. Severe, prolonged hypotension contributes to cellular dysfunction and …
Baylor Role: Lead Sponsor
Completed
Healthy Kids-Houston: A Community Childhood Obesity Intervention Program (External Link)
Childhood obesity is a major health issue in the United States, particularly among minority children. An integrated after-school program that offers structured and fun physical activities with nutrition and behavior …
Baylor Role: Lead Sponsor
Unknown Status
Gluconeogenesis in Very Low Birth Weight Infants Who Are Receiving Nutrition By Intravenous Infusion (External Link)
PROTOCOL OUTLINE: Patients are assigned to one of 6 study groups. Patients receive infusions of stable isotope tracers: [15N]urea IV beginning at -12 hours and continuing over 22 hours to …
Baylor Role: Collaborator
Completed
Growth and Microbiome Development in Very Low Birth Weight Infants Fed Primarily Mother's Own Milk vs. Donor Human Milk (External Link)
Background: Human milk feeding provides numerous benefits to preterm infants due to improvements in gastrointestinal maturation, host defense, infection rates, and improved long-term outcomes in neurodevelopment as well as cardiovascular …
Baylor Role: Lead Sponsor
Completed
Long-term Lifestyle Change and Testosterone Replacement (External Link)
Background: There are studies on long-term testosterone replacement in older adults with hypogonadism showing benefits on body composition, sexual function and mood but not on testosterone replacement therapy in combination …
Baylor Role: Lead Sponsor
Active, Not Recruiting
Online Videos and New Feeding Content to Enhance a Current EFNEP Program (External Link)
During Phase I of the project (first two years), the leadership team composed of both research and extension investigators will work with the media production team to edit the SEEDS …
Baylor Role: Lead Sponsor
Completed
Pilot RCT of an Obesity Intervention for Primary Care Pediatrics: Helping HAND (External Link)
This is a feasibility study to evaluate a 6-month obesity treatment intervention (Helping HAND: Health Activity and Nutrition Directions) for pediatric primary care clinics. The program targets 5-8 year old …
Baylor Role: Lead Sponsor