|Brown Adipose Tissue and Estrogen (BATE Study) 13-0149|
To investigate whether estrogen influences the activity of brown adipose tissue.
Healthy non-smoking women 20-40 who have regular menstrual cycles and are not on hormonal contraceptives and exercise more than once per week
|Type 2 Diabetes and Exercise Research Study 11-0909|
Perceived exertion during exercise
Person 50-70 with or without Type 2 diabetes who exercise vigorously less than one hour per week and have normal blood pressure. You should have a BMI between 25-35 and have not smoked for a least one year.
|Participants Ages 12-15 years old Needed for Research Study 04-0311|
To learn about how children with absence epilepsy compare to healthy children in areas such as behavior, neuropsychological skills and quality of life.
Healthy hispanic individuals who are 12-15 years; No history of seizures, seizure like episodes, neurological diseases or a loss of consciousness greater than 5 minutes in their immediate family
|MRI and Questionnaire Research Study for Patients with MS Taking Tysabri and Healthy Controls 13-2927|
This research study plans to learn more about the differences in brain scans and self-reported quality of life between MS patients taking natalizumab (Tysabri) and individuals without MS.
A relapsing Multiple Sclerosis patient 18-55 years old who has been taking Tysabri (natalizumab) for at least 2 years
A healthy individual 18-55 years old without Multiple Sclerosis or other neurological conditions
|Healthy Hispanic Female Adolescents Needed!!! 07-0816|
For brain imaging research study on how the brain works with we taste sweets or receive money. Your participation could help us to develop treatments and preventive measures for anorexia nervosa and obesity.
Healthy females 11 to 21 who are right-handed, free of medication with no serious medical conditions or permanent metal implants or braces/retainers and are at a healthy body weight.
|Participants Needed for an Exercise Study for People with Multiple Sclerosis 14-0295|
Researchers from the Neurophysiology of Movement Laboratory on the University of Colorado Boulder campus and the Multiple Sclerosis Center on the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus are conducting a study to investigate the capacity of neuromuscular electrical stimulation to improve walking in persons with multiple sclerosis.
-Between 18 to 55 years of age
-Have clinically confirmed diagnosis of MS
-Are able to talk but have some difficulty walking
|Healthy Adolescents Needed 07-0709|
Psychological study on how flexible your brain can shift from one task to another.
-age 12-17 years old
-in good health
-on no medication
|Help test a mobile app for postpartum moms 14-1173|
This research study will test a mobile application to learn more about how to best deliver information about diet and physical activity for postpartum women at elevated risk for diabetes and heart disease.
You may qualify for this study if you:
Are between 18-45 years old
Are in your third trimester of pregnancy or have given birth in
the last 24 weeks
Have a postpartum BMI: 25-45 kg/m2
Have access to and be willing to use a wi-fi enabled iPhone or an iPod
Have a history of one or more of the following complications in
your most recent pregnancy:
o Gestational diabetes mellitus
o Gestational hypertension
o Pre-term delivery (32-37) weeks
o Small for gestational age (
Nicklas , Jacinda
|ATTENTION: A CLINICAL RESEARCH STUDY FOR WOMEN. Are you interested in participating in a clinical trial studying an investigational vaginal ring for birth control? 15-0332|
Study to evaluate whether the investigational vaginal ring is safe and effective.
The study staff will determine if you’re eligible to participate. At a minimum, you must meet the following criteria:
• Are a woman 18 years of age or older
• Are heterosexually active and at risk for pregnancy
• Must agree to avoid other forms of birth control while participating in the study
|Healthy Individuals needed for Genetic Study of Granulomatous Interstitial Lung Disease. HS-2765|
To investigate genetic factors associated with the disease sarcoidosis.
Must be 18 years or older with no history of chronic lung disease (including asthma) or connective tissue/rheumatological disease. Participants must complete a questionnaire and have a small blood draw.
|We are seeking physically active women and men for a reseach study on PTH and Calcium Responses to Exercise (PACE) in Older Adults 15-0250|
To determine 1) if sweating rate during exercise affects the decrease in blood calcium level, and 2) if this causes an increase in a hormone called parathyroid hormone or PTH that causes bone to release calcium.
A 60-80-year-old woman or man in generally good health
Often walk for exercise and can walk for an hour at a time
Not taking osteoporosis medication
No history of Diabetes or Cardiovascular Disease
|Are you interested in trying inhaled insulin for your meal/correction doses? 15-1112|
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the blood levels of the study medication (Afrezza®), for blood sugar levels and safety after 4 weeks of treatment in children and adolescents between 4-17 years of age with T1DM
Age 4-17 years Type 1 Diabetes for at least 1 year A1C between 7-10% Stable Insulin doses for the past 6 weeks
Wadwa, R. Paul
|Social Networks of Abused Prescription Pills in Youth (SNAPPY) Research Study 15-0504|
The purpose of this research study is to learn more about the misuse of prescription pills and the risk for injection drug use.
You may be selected to participate in the study if you are:
• Between the ages of 15 and 24
• Willing to provide information about people in your life and things you do with them
• Currently using prescription opioids without a doctor’s prescription or in ways other than what was prescribed
• Currently using heroin after a period of misusing prescription opioids
|We are seeking physically active men for a research study on PTH and Calcium Responses to Exercise (PACE) 12-0767|
This study will determine how much calcium enters and leaves the blood during exercise. The results of this study will help us find out why some adults who exercise a lot sometimes have low bone density
• Men in generally good health, aged 18-45 years
• Regularly cycle for exercise and can ride for an hour at a vigorous intensity
• Not taking medication for osteoporosis
• No history of asthma
|JUST DIAGNOSED WITH SHINGLES? 13-2122|
This study will look at the body's immune response (how the body fights infection) to the onset of shingles. 1-2 study visits for blood draws, over the course of 3 months.
18+ years of age; NO PRIOR HISTORY of shingles; have NEVER received the shingles vaccine; have DEVELOPED SHINGLES within the last 10 days.
|protein and infant growth: Do you have a child younger than 6 months 14-0139|
Participants in this research study on protein from complementary foods (meat or dairy) and infant growth, will learn how protein consumption affects your child’s growth, fat gain, and gut health from 6 to 12 months of age.
To qualify, you child needs to be: 1. Formula fed, or not on breast-milk longer than 1 month. 2. Younger than 6 months. 3. Generally healthy. You will receive commercially available complementary foods for 7 months, Receive infant formula at no cost for 7 months, You will know your child's body fat and fat free mass and blood lipid level.
|Volunteers Needed: Thinking and Memory in Parkinson's Disease 13-2724|
This research study aims to better understand how changes in brain activity may be related to thinking problems in Parkinson's Disease and to determine whether, by stimulating certain areas, thinking and memory can be improved.
Person's with Parkinson's Disease with mild thinking and memory problems.
Between 40-90 years old.
No metal in your body. No implant.
Not taking any medication to improve memory.
Not taking stimulants or seizure medication.
|HAVE YOU OR YOUR CHILD BEEN DIAGNOSED WITH ASTHMA? HS-2827|
We are looking for volunteers to participate in an N.I.H. funded research study.
Children 12 years of age and older and non-smoking Adults who have mild to moderate asthma who are not currently taking inhaled steroid medication
|Do You or Someone You Know Suffer From Relapse Remitting Multiple Sclerosis (RRMS)? 13-2209|
The University of Colorado Denver is conducting a clinical trial to evaluate the effectiveness, safety and tolerability of two doses of oral administration of laquinimod in subjects with Relapse Remitting Multiple Sclerosis (RRMS). Patients that suffer from RRMS may experience a gradual increase of their disability over time. The purpose of this study is to find out whether laquinimod is safe and effective in slowing the rate of disability progression.
-Between the ages of 18 and 55
-Have clinically confirmed diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis (MS) with relapse onset disease or relapsing-remitting disease course
-Have had at least one documented relapse within 12 months prior to starting this study
-Have not been treated with Natalizumab (Tysabri) or Rituximab 2 years prior to starting this study
|Sedentary Behavior Research Study 14-0429|
This research study plans to learn more about how the time we spend seated affects your health
Healthy male and female
With BMI: 27-33 you may check this at: http://nhlbisupport.com/bmi/
Be seated more than 6hr/d
Be physically active on less than 3-4 days/wk
|Healthy Minority Volunteers Needed 13-0427|
This study plans to learn more about how tenofovir and emtricitabine (Truvada) build up in cells in blood and hair. Participation will include two 12 week dosing periods separated by a 12 week washout period (total duration is 36 weeks). Eligible participants will be given the supply of medications for the study.
Documented negative testing for HIV and hepatitis B
Not at risk for HIV
Study population balanced by Caucasian, African-American, Hispanic race. African American and Hispanic participants are
Age 18-50 years
Able to meet study personnel on Anschutz Medical Campus for directly observed dosing with study medication, or by audio-visual communication with a mobile cellular device when off Campus
|University of Colorado Recruiting Patients for a Clinical Research Study for Psoriasis 13-2727|
The research study compares the effect of treatments, such as Humira and phototherapy, on inflammation in the body and cardiovascular disease. This study will look for systemic vascular inflammation in subjects enrolled in this study, with a test called FDG-PET/CT (Fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography computed tomography).
We are looking for males and females 18 years of age and older with a diagnosis of psoriasis for at least 6 months
|Participate in a research study about body image dissatisfaction and psychosocial distress among breast cancer patients 15-0004|
The purpose of this research study is to 1) determine the feasibility and impact of a 2 day body image workshop on breast cancer patients’ body image dissatisfaction, depression, and quality of life and 2) understand the relationships between body image, quality of life, and depression among patients with breast cancer.
Participants must be: 1) between the ages of 18-65, 2) histological or cytological confirmation of breast cancer (any clinical stage is allowed); 3) within 6 months of completion of surgery or final chemotherapy/radiation treatment for breast cancer, 4) experiencing concerns specific to body image.
Pearson-Mauro , Adria
|Exercise for Healthy Aging in HIV 14-2207|
Determine the best “dose” of exercise in people aging with HIV, and whether or not the dose differs from people without HIV.
Men and women aged 50-70, on antiretroviral therapy for a minimum of 2 years with no detectable viral load, CD4 count >200; no active hepatitis C or hepatitis B; no major health problems that would interfere with the ability to exercise; if diabetic, must be well-controlled on oral medications (no insulin); body mass index between 20 and 40; no current/chronic infections besides HIV.
Erlandson, MD, Kristine
|Would you like to follow your baby's brain development? Study of Pre and Postnatal Infant Brain Growth and Development 15-0707|
will examine brain development during and after pregnancy, investigating different aspects of mother and infant nutritional health on your infant’s brain growth and cognitive development.
As an expectant mother you can participate if you are less than 22 weeks pregnant; or if your healthy newborn infant is between 3 and 15 months of age.
|We are looking for women who have not been diagnosed with cancer to participate in a research study. 11-0357|
A comparison of immune function from unaffected individuals for the study of tumor-induced immune suppression
To participate you must:
- Older than 18
- Be willing to make a one-time blood donation
- Not be diagnosed with an immune disease such as
diabetes or rheumatoid arthritis
You could make a difference in the future of women!
|Diabetic Male and Female Volunteers Needed for Exercise Research Study 06-0062|
Evaluate exercise function during single leg calf exercise in people with or without type 2 diabetes
Healthy Adults 30-70 with Type 2 diabetes but not using insulin. Must be a non-smoker who exercise no more than one time per week and have a BMI of 25-40
|Trouble Controlling your Type 2 Diabetes? 12-1529|
Investigational non-surgical device that may help decrease blood sugar.
Adults 21-65 with type 2 Diabetes and not on oral medication, not taking insulin. Must have an A1C level of 8-10%, be overweight or obese and willing to attend study visits
- GI Dynamics
|Project Safe - THE IMPACT OF MEDICAL MARIJUANA IN METROPOLITAN DENVER 11-0718|
To learn more about the medical marijuana industry in Colorado and its relationship to health risk behaviors and healthcare.
Persons 18+ currently a medical marijuana patient or currently using non-medical marijuana
|Persons with active, moderate to severe ulcerative colitis needed 12-1408|
This study is being conducted to investigate the efficacy of methotrexate in treating ulcerative colitis in patients that have active, moderate to severe colitis and have failed other types of therapies.
Ulcerative colitis has been diagnoses by routine criteria
At least one of the following applies:
failed 5-ASA (mesalamine) therapy, such as Asacol
Failed/lost response to infliximab (Remicade)
Intolerant/unresponsive to azathioprine (Imuran) or 6-MP (purinethol) therapy
Existing pregnancy, lactation, or planned pregnancy (men and women)