Assessing the Effects of Heroin use on Epigenetic Aging
The Relationship Between Heroin Use and Cellular Aging
Sponsor: National Institute on Drug Abuse
Enrolling: Male and Female Patients
Study Length: 1 Days
Clinic Visits: 1
IRB Number: 7680
Contact: Jermaine Jones, PhD: 646-774-6113 /
Additional Study Information: Healthy Black and Latino heroin users (male and female ages 25-55) are needed for a research study assessing the relationship between heroin use and cellular aging. The study involves a single visit to the New York State Psychiatric Institute, and consists of questionnaires and the collection of a blood sample for genetic testing. The visit will take about 2-3 hours and you'll be compensated $50.
This study is closed
Jermaine Jones, PhD
Do You Qualify?
Do you have a diagnosis of Opioid Use Disorder? Yes No
Are you currently using Heroin, or are you in Methadone or Buprenorphine Treatment? Yes No
Are you racially black or are you of African Ancestry? Yes No
You may be eligible for this study

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For more information, please contact:
Jermaine Jones, PhD