Aniridia study

IRB/UVA Tracking #
Principal Investigator
Robert M Grainger
Jill Nerby
Contact Email
Contact Phone
Official Trial Title
Elucidating the Role of Pax6 in obesity Among Aniridics - A Study of Pediatric Subjects and Controls
Study Description

UVa Health System, Department of Ophthalmology seeks children ages 5-17 years old with aniridia, as well as healthy children, to participate in a research study.

The purpose of the study is to learn more about aniridia and its effect on sleep, activity, and blood sugar. Study involves questionnaires and one blood draw.

This study will take about 3 hours of your time. The blood work can be done at a lab close to your home and the questionnaires can be completed over the phone. All study-related procedures provided free of charge.

For more information, please contact:
Jill Nerby at 434-243-3357 or (

Principal Investigator: Robert Grainger, PhD
IRB-HSR # 18469


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