Collaborative Genomic Studies of Tourette’s Disorder

Principal Investigators: Barbara Coffey, MD, MS; Bennett Leventhal, MD

Sponsor: NIMH R01 MH092292-01A1

Overview: The aim of this study is to obtain DNA samples from participants with Tourette’s Disorder and at least two family members in order to evaluate whether specific segments of DNA or genes are associated with Tourette’s and related disorders or other disorders.

Inclusion Criteria

  • Diagnosis of TD or Chronic Motor Tic Disorder

Exclusion Criteria

  • None

Based on this information, if you think that you or your child might be a good candidate for this study and would like to be contacted by the study team to find out more, please complete this form.