|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 13-2720|
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.
|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)
|Have the Flu? Living with a chronic medical condition, too? 11-0101|
Influenza (the flu) can be life-threatening. Approximately 24,000 people in the United States die each year of this disease. We are conducting a study to determine whether treating patients with a combination of several drugs instead of just one helps them to get better faster.
You qualify for our study if you:
•Have been diagnosed with the flu
•Are at least 18 years of age
•Have an existing medical condition that puts you at increased risk for
complications from the flu—conditions such as diabetes; heart, lung,
and kidney disease; COPD; and asthma
|Healthy Postmenopausal Women Needed for Cardiovascular Research Study 14-0532|
The purpose of this study is to investigate how the health and function of arteries respond to estrogen, resveratrol, and exercise.
Postmenopausal women between the ages of 50-70 years, nonsmokers, not currently taking hormone replacement therapy or exercising vigorously more than 2 days per week.
|Do you or someone you know have a food allergy to soy? 14-0097|
We are studying the accuracy of a food allergy blood test.
-Are age 1 to 21
-Do have an IgE level greater than 0.35 to wheat OR soy
-Have had a positive skin test to wheat OR soy
-Have a clinically diagnosed wheat OR soy allergy
-Do NOT use >500 micrograms/day fluticasone or equivalent
-Do NOT have severe asthma, daily oral steroid dosing, or asthma requiring hospitalization within a year or an ER visit in the past 6 months
-Do NOT have active EoE (or recently diagnosed)
-Have NOT used biologic or allergen immunotherapy within the past year
|Participants Needed For Research on Military Veterans And Service Dogs 14-2041|
The purpose of this study is to explore the relationship between
military veterans and their service dogs. Veterans will participate in
one on one interviews.
Are you a military veteran?
Do you have a service dog?
Are you 18-89 years old?
If you answered yes to the above, contact C-P.A.W.W. today.
|Do you have HIV and lipodystrophy? 14-1595|
Our research aims to determine whether the development of Lipodystrophy Syndrome is related to changes in the types of bacteria that live in the gut (stool) that occur in HIV-infected individuals.
Non-obese HIV-positive people who are 18-70 years old.
Exhibiting the symptoms described above, indicating the possibility of lipodystrophy.
Lozupone, PhD, Catherine
|Type 1 Diabetes Research Study 15-1309|
The purpose of this research study is to evaluate the effects of an FDA-approved medication (bromocriptine QR) on insulin dosing, glucose control, and blood vessel function.
Persons 18-60 with Type 1 Diabetes, Non-smokers
|Apoyo con Cariño: Improving Palliative Care for Latinos with Cancer 12-0592|
We want to understand if a patient navigator can help Latino patients and their family caregivers deal with cancer. Our project hopes to improve palliative or comfort care to patients with advanced cancer. The goal is to prevent or relieve suffering for people facing serious illness. Research is needed to find out if a patient navigator can help patients and family caregivers.
Adults (18 years and older) who self-identify as Latino and have Stage III-IV cancer.
Fischer MD, Stacy
|SPIROMICS-Subpopulations and Intermediate Outcome Measures in COPD Study HS-2678|
To identify subpopulations of COPD patients in order to develop newer and more effective treatments and to clearly define measureable end points so that treatment effects may be accurately assessed in a shorter period of time.
Be willing to undergo study procedures
Be between the age of 40 and 80 years old
Have smoked fewer than one pack of cigarettes per day for one year OR have smoked more than one pack of cigarettes per day for 20 years
|Psychiatric Medication Study 11-0965|
We are looking for volunteers to participate in a research study investigating how psychiatric medications are processed in people who are diagnosed with HIV-1 compared to subjects who are on psychiatric medications who are HIV-negative. You can participate in this study if you are HIV negative and taking certain psychiatric medications.
To Qualify: Must between the ages of ≥2 to <25 years; Be HIV-Negative; On a steady dose of Psychiatric Medication (Celexa, Lexapro, Risperdal, Zoloft, Prozac, Paxil or generic equivalents)
|Healthy 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, permanent metal implants or braces/retainers, and are at a healthy body weight.
|A Study to Determine the Effectiveness of Seeing Dermatologist Online Compared to In-Person 14-0585|
The purpose of the study is to see whether seeing a dermatologist online is just as effective as seeing one in-person. Help us determine whether online-based model is cost-saving and more efficient compared to face-to-face visits!
In order to qualify for the study, you must be 18 years or older and have psoriasis. You must have access to the internet, and a digital camera or a mobile phone with a camera.
|Do You or Someone You Care for Suffer from Troublesome Drooling? 13-2237|
A research study is being conducted to evaluate an investigational product for
Sialorrhea (troublesome drooling).
You or your loved one may be eligible to participate if you meet the following criteria:
1. Have a diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease, adult cerebral palsy, ALS, stroke, traumatic brain injury, oral cancer, or side effects of medication, or any other condition that causes Sialorrhea or troublesome drooling
2. Have never received any type of treatment using Botulinum toxin type B
3. Have ability & availability to participate in a study for up to 1 year
|Parkinson's Disease Research Study 14-0879|
clinical research study to look at the safety and effectiveness of an investigational
medication, ADS-5102 (amantadine HCl) extended release capsules, for troublesome
dyskinesia in subjects with Parkinson’s disease.
You may be eligible if you have Parkinson's Disease, currently take levodopa, and are experiencing troublesome dyskinesia (involuntary twisting and turning).
|Type 2 Diabetes Medication Research Study 13-2015|
Studying the effects of sitagliptin (a diabetes medication) on exercise capacity in people with type 2 diabetes
-Be a man or woman between 22 and 70 years old
-Be generally healthy, with type 2 diabetes
-Be taking metformin only for your diabetes
-Be a non-smoker
-Have a Body Mass Index greater than 25.0
|Research study to investigate how therapies work to reduce tension-type headache 14-1582|
To understand how massage or ultrasound therapies affect blood flow within
myofascial trigger points that are related to chronic pain such as tension-type
Persons aged 21-49 who experience chronic or episodic tension-type headache
and are not currently receiving massage, ultrasound, trigger point injection, or