Contact: Donald Cohen
TYPE 1 DIABETES
COMIRB # 11-0649
Principal Investigator: Irene Schauer, MD
Adults with or without type 1 diabetes are needed for a research study involving the effects of a medication on metabolism and blood vessel function
You may be eligible to participate in this research study if:
¨ You have type 1 diabetes
¨ Do not have type 1 diabetes
¨ You are 25-59 years old
¨ You exercise vigorously no greater than 3 times per week
¨ You have normal blood pressure
The research study includes:
¨ Physical exam and blood draws
¨ Assessment of body composition, insulin sensitivity, blood vessel function
¨ 2 Muscle biopsies.
¨ Taking the drug (Acipimox) or placebo for 1 week on two separate occasions.
Compensation is provided.
To learn more about the research study or to find out if you are eligible to participate, please contact:
COMIRB approved: 19-Aug-2013