|Do you have Parkinson's Disease?|
To explore the effects of different doses of endurance exercise in people with PD.
Persons 40-80 who have been diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease and are not yet taking medication or plant to start medication within the next 6 months. You must be willing to begin the exercise program immediately or after a delay of 6 months and willing to do aerobic exercise on a treadmill.
|Do you have Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)?|
Males and Females between 3 and 80 who have atopic dermatitis or males and females between 8 months and 80 who have a history of, or an active case of eczema hereticum (wide-spread herpes skin infection along with atopic dermatitis.
|Better Control of Type 2 Diabetes May Decrease Your Risk for Cardiovascular Disease.|
To look at the use of an extended release formula of Exenatide compared to a placebo to maintain normal glucose levels. Ultimately to see better control of diabetes and a decrease in cardiovascular disease events.
Person 18+ with Type 2 Diabetes and take no more than 2 diabetes medications with stale doses for the last 3 months. Must not have a planned or anticipated revascularization procedure, but may have a history of cardiovascular disease and must see your primary care physician at least twice a year.
|Are you a Non-smoking Adult between the ages of 45 and 85?|
We are interested in learning more about smoking related lung disease, and need healthy non-smoking participants.
45-85 years old
Non-Hispanic White or African American
No smoking history
No evidence of lung disease
Doctors at the National Institutes of Health are conducting a research study (IRC-004) to investigate whether treating the flu decreases the amount of virus we can detect in your nose, and to understand whether the change in the amount of virus is associated with changes in your symptoms.
Volunteers may be male or female and must:
-be at least 18 years old
-have a history of an influenza-like illness
-have an onset of illness within the past 48 hours
-test positive for influenza
|Alterations in Lung Microbiome in Acute and Chronic HIV Infection|
This is a prospective, observational cohort study. Three groups (A1, A2, and B) will be enrolled in parallel.
-Men and women >/= 18 years.
-Willing to follow all research requirements
-Willing to provide written informed consent
-Group A1- acute HIV infection defined as a high risk HIV exposure within the prior 30 days, or recent HIV-1 seroconversion defined as those with a high risk HIV-1 exposure
-Group A2- healthy controls: HIV-1 seronegative with no high risk HIV-1 exposure in the prior 30 days and no chronic medical illness
-Group B- HIV-1 infection diagnosed by a previous positive antibody or PCR test have been recommended to initiate HAART by their health care provider
You should not be in this study if you are a pregnant or planning to become pregnant.
|Has your child been diagnosed with generalized anxiety disorder?|
to study sleep and brain activity
• between the ages of 12 & 18
• diagnosed with GAD
• not diagnosed with any psychological disorders
AND who are
• without orthodontic braces
• not taking sleep medications
|Volunteers needed to Participate in a Research Study about Rheumatoid Arthritis|
The purpose of this study is to learn more about how rheumatoid arthritis develops by studying people who do not have rheumatoid arthritis. Your participation in this study will help us determine if certain genetic and environmental factors affect the chances of developing RA-related autoantibodies in absence of rheumatoid arthritis.
You may be eligible to participate in the study if:
-You are at least 18 years old
-You do NOT have Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
|Restoring Insulin Secretion (RISE)|
The Children’s Hospital Colorado Clinical Translational Research Center and the
National Institutes of Health are conducting a study. This study is aimed at testing
whether early treatment is beneficial to kids with early type 2 diabetes and
kids at high risk of diabetes.
10-19 years of age, Pubertal, Overweight, Fasting glucose: >90 mg/dl; Impaired glucose tolerance: >140 mg/dl; Pre-diabetes or diagnosed with diabetes for less than 6 months; Metformin
|Participate in a Research Study at the University of Colorado. UC Denver is Conducting a Study on Back Pain and Spinal Manipulation at the Anschutz Medical Campus|
To study muscle activity during chiropractic spinal manipulations
1) 18-55 years of age
3) Must have low back pain
|Have you experienced a preterm birth?|
If you participate, the information we learn from you will help us better understand how and why 1 out of 10 pregnancies in the US end in preterm birth.
1. Women ages 18-45 years old 2. willing to meet for 1-2 hours in a focus group setting 3. a mother of a baby who was born more than 3 weeks before your due date
|Do You Smoke?|
To figure out how these lung substances work in people who drink too much alcohol, who usually smoke, compared to those who do not drink heavily, but who smoke.
Smoking and nonsmoking males
|Participants with Chronic Kidney Disease and Vitamin D Deficiency Needed for a Research Study|
This study will examine whether nutritional or active
vitamin D supplementation will improve blood vessel
Person 18-80 with chronic kidney disease stage 3B or 4 (estimated GFR 44-15 m;/min) with a vitamin D deficiency or insufficiency. Women must not be pregnant or breastfeeding.
Study the effects of two different study drugs, one or two non-drug interventions and/or a combination of both to treat insomnia.
Persons 21+ who have trouble falling or staying asleep at night.
|Give Us a Hand|
To better understand Multiple Sclerosis in children and teens.
Between the ages of 3-20 AND have Multiple Sclerosis diagnosed before 18
Do not have MS
|Are you an African American with asthma?|
We are studying why some African American people have trouble with their asthma despite taking asthma medications.
Children age 5-17 and non-smoking Adults age18 and older who have asthma symptoms despite asthma treatment • African American ancestry (have at least one African American grandparent)
|Seeking healthy persons for testing an investigational drug for mental illness|
Single administration under medical supervision.
Healthy male and female adults, 18-50 years old with no previous or current mental illness. No drug use. Nonsmokers. If female, willing to use birth control.
|Peanut and Tree-Nut Allergy Research Study|
The purpose of this study is to determine how the body's immune system interacts with nuts and other foods to cause allergic reaction.
6-75 years of age. Have a diagnosis of peanut and/or tree-nut allergy made by either skin test or blood tests. Have no known peanut and/or tree-nut allergy.
|Research about the Effect of Carbamazepine medication on the Etonogestrel Contraceptive Implant (Implanon®/Nexplanon®)|
Do you currently have a birth control implant (Implanon®/ Nexplanon®) and are interested in participating in a research study to better understand the effects of certain medication on the implant?
• Women ages 18-45 who have had a birth control implant 1 to 3 years
• Do not take any medications that are known to effect liver enzymes
• Be willing to abstain during the study period or use a secondary form of non-hormonal contraception
• Have a body mass index between 15 and 30
• Have baseline systolic blood pressure
|Investigations in Gestational Origins of Lifetime Development: Understanding health begins before birth. Are you in your first trimester of Pregnancy?|
To learn more about how your metabolism is connected to your baby's growth and development
Healthy Women ages 18-35 who are 10-14 weeks pregnant with single baby. Norm BMI or 30-38 who are willing to complete 5 visits during pregnancy and agreeable to an infant blood draw at birth and DXA postpartum. Delivery must be at University of Colorado Hospital. there is an option to take part in a 1 year follow-up which entails an additional 4 visits and another DXA at 1 year of life.
|We are Currently Enrolling People with Down syndrome for a study in Dr. Pelak's Brain and Vision Research lab at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.|
To examine visual brain function in people with mild memory impairments to detect early signs of Alzheimer's Disease.
Persons 19-30 who have Down Syndrome
|You are invited to participate in EMERALD, as research study about Metformin and Type 1 Diabetes in Adolescents|
To determine the effects of Metformin on Cardiovascular Function in Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes.
Persons 12-21 who have Type 1 Diabetes, non-smoker and exercise no more than 3 hours a week. You must be willing to take metformin or placebo (sugar pill) for 3 months. Other exclusions apply, please contract study for more information
|Children's Hospital, department of Pediatric Neurology is conducting a research study|
evaluating the effects of a single treatment of injected BOTOX® (Botulinum Toxin Type A) for chronic migraine(s) in adolescents.
Adolescents 12-17 who have no serious medical conditions but have at least 15 headaches a month for the last 6 months. You not have any previous BOTX treatments or are not currently using any prophylactic medicine.
|Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Mechanistic Links between Hypoxemia and Liver Injury|
To learn if obstructive sleep apnea and low oxygen levels have a role in developing Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD).
Children 10-17 who have a normal weight and no serious medical problems
|Are you using Implanon or Nexplanon for birth control?|
study on a potential treatment for bothersome bleeding/spotting related to the etonogestrel implant.
Women 18-44 who are experiencing bothersome bleeding/spotting while using Implanon or Nexplanon
|Exercise and Cancer Prevention Research Study|
The goal of this study is to better understand the biological mechanisms associated with exercise and reduced risk for breast cancer.
You must be a female between the ages of 30-45 to participate in this study. You must be planning to live in the Denver metropolitan area for the next 10 consecutive months. You should not be a regular exerciser because this study is for people who do not exercise right now; however, you should be willing to participate in an exercise program 4 times per week for 16-weeks.
|Frequent Cold Sores?|
This study will look at the body's immune response (how the body fights infection) to the onset of cold sores. 1-2 study visits for blood draws over the course of 3 months.
18+ years of age; have prior history of cold sores; have developed a cold sore within the last 10 days.
|Are you interested in a supervised exercise intervention?|
Volunteers are needed for a research study to examine the effects of exercise
on food intake and appetite regulation.
- 21-45 years old
- Non- smoker
- Non- Diabetic
- Exercise no more than 1 time a week
- Maintained your current weight for last 6 months
- Have a body mass index (BMI) of 27-35
(check it out at http://nhlbisupport.com/bmi/)
|Study of Mood Disorder in Preschool Children|
We are doing a research study to better understand what mood disorders look like in preschool children.
We are looking for volunteers who:
* Are parents of children between the ages of 4 and 6 years 0 months.
* Are in one of three groups:
1) Their child has no major mental health problems, and there is
no family history of major mood or psychotic disorders.
2) Their child has been diagnosed with a mood disorder, bipolar disorder, or
mood dysregulation disorder.
3) Their child has been diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity
Parents or guardians will be asked to:
* Read and sign a consent form
* Participate in interviews about their children
Children will be asked to:
* Participate in a story game
* Take tests of verbal and nonverbal abilities
How much time will this take?
The visit for the child will last from 1 to 2 hours. The visit for the parents will last 3 to 5 hours.
|Seeking Healthy Women Ages 21-44! Are you finished childbearing and interested in a permanent method of birth control|
The University of Colorado School of Medicine’s Department of OB/GYN is
currently recruiting participants for a research study of a new investigational
device for permanent birth control.
Seeking permanent birth control