Study

GUARDIAN: The Insulin Resistance Atherosclerosis Study (IRAS Classic)

Study ID Alternative Stable ID Type
phs001014 Cohort

Study Description

The Insulin Resistance Atherosclerosis Study (IRAS) was an epidemiologic cohort study designed to examine the relationship between insulin resistance and carotid atherosclerosis across a range of glucose tolerance. Individuals of self-reported Mexican-American ethnicity were recruited in San Antonio, TX and San Luis Valley, CO. Recruitment was balanced across age and glucose tolerance status. GUARDIAN includes 173 individuals from the IRAS. Insulin sensitivity was obtained by FSIGT.

Archive Link Archive Accession
dbGaP phs001014

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