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Patient Recruitment

A Clinical Trial for Healthy Volunteers to Look at Nicotinic Receptor Genetic Variation and Alcohol Reward

Do You Drink Alcohol? Are You Between the Ages of 21 and 60?

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Researchers at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) seek volunteers, 21-60 years old to participate in a study researching if a gene and smoking affect drinking. All study-related tests and procedures are provided at no cost to the study participant. Compensation may be provided.

Study Information:

  • Participation involves 3 outpatient study visits at the NIH Clinical Center in Bethesda, MD.
  • Screening with a medical history, physical exam, blood tests, and questionnaires.
  • Volunteers should be healthy and drug-free, and not seeking treatment for alcohol-related problems.

Location: The NIH Clinical Center, America's Research Hospital is located on the Metro red line (Medical Center stop) in Bethesda, Maryland.

For more information, call:
NIH Clinical Center
Office of Patient Recruitment
TTY users call via MD Relay 7-1-1
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Or go online:
Refer to study # 17-AA-0171

Department of Health and Human Services
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC)
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)

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This page last updated on 10/22/2021

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