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The concept for the study originated after the first Clan Gathering in 2000. We enrolled our first members in the Fall 2001, with the first round of results presented at the second Clan Gathering in 2004. Our study has experienced had slow but steady growth, with an average of about 1 1/2 Fitzpatricks joining per month.