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         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.


For more information, contact Ellen Lyon:
(p) 720-848-6690
Principal Investigator: Irene Schauer, MD
COMIRB Protocol #11-0649
University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus