“Precursors to Diabetes in Japanese American Youth”

Comments Re: DHHS Notice of Proposed Recommendation Regarding Support of Research Protocol: "Precursors to Diabetes in Japanese American Youth" Grant Number I R01 DK59234-01

The proposed experiment would involve 450 children healthy children, aged 8-10 years old, 300 of Japanese ancestry and 150 Caucasians. The experiment is not approvable under federal regulations, 45 CFR 46 Subpart D because it involves greater than minimal risk and no potential direct benefit to the children.

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