|Diabetic Male and Female Volunteers Needed for Exercise Research Study|
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
|Persons with active, moderate to severe ulcerative colitis needed|
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?|
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
|Do you or someone you know have a food allergy to soy?|
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|
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?|
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.
|7/1/2016||Immune System Diseases
|Type 1 Diabetes Research Study|
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
|7/1/2016||Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases
|We are looking for MEN who have not been diagnosed with cancer to participate in a research study.|
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, hepatitis or rheumatoid arthritis You could make a difference in the future of men!
|7/1/2016||Cancers and Other Neoplasms
|Participants needed for a Balance and Fall-Risk Research Study for People with Multiple Sclerosis|
This study involves balance and head movement testing aimed at predicting risk of falls
• Are between the ages of 30 and 60 years
• have MS
• are able to turn your head at least 30 degrees to the left,
• have experienced a fall in the last 3 months
|7/1/2016||Nervous System Diseases
|Healthy Adults Needed for Clinical Research Study|
The purpose of this study is to learn about the effects (good and bad) of interferon-gamma 1b (IFN-γ 1B) has on the body's immune cells when given to healthy adults.
Ages ≥ 18 to 60 years old
Has not received IFN-γ within the last 30 days of study enrollment
At the time of screening, deemed healthy by the Principal Investigator with no active infections and is not currently receiving medications for an infection
No diagnosis of chronic health conditions or is on long-term medications for that condition
Women of childbearing potential must have a negative pregnancy test to qualify and agree to two forms of effective contraception for the duration of the study (plus one month afterward)
|7/1/2016||--Select a Category--
|Volunteers Needed for blood donation for research and development.|
To gain knowledge relating to the collection, storage and product modifications of whole blood, apheresis units, and various blood components as well as the function and biochemistry of various types of blood cells.
YOU MAY QUALIFY TO DONATE IF YOU:
-Are at least 18 years old
-Weigh 110 pounds or more
-Are in good general health
-Can attend appointment(s) during the week
|7/1/2016||Blood and Lymph Conditions
|Apoyo con Cariño: Improving Palliative Care for Latinos with Cancer|
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.
|SPIROMICS-Subpopulations and Intermediate Outcome Measures in COPD Study|
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
|Healthy Female Adolescents Needed!!!|
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|
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?|
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|
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|
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
|6/30/2016||Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases
|Research study to investigate how therapies work to reduce tension-type headache|
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
|6/30/2016||Muscle, Bone, and Cartilage Diseases
|" EDEN "Estrogen, Diabetes and Endothelial Function|
Study the effect of estrogen on blood vessels
CONTROL PARTICIPANT ELIGIBILITY · Age 18-45 · Premenopausal · Not using hormonal birth control currently or in the last 6 months (including oral contraceptives, contraceptive patch, Depo Provera, norplant, or IUD) · Not currently pregnant or planning to become pregnant in the next 3 months · No recent history of amenorrhea (no menstrual period for at least 3 months) during the last 6 months · Non-smoker · No antioxidant therapy (vitamin C or E or multivitamin) for at least 4 weeks prior to the first study visit Normal thyroid function (can be treated) T1D ELIGIBILITY · Age 18-45 · Premenopausal · Have had type 1 diabetes for at least 5 years, were treated with insulin within a year of diagnosis, and are currently treated with insulin · Not using hormonal birth control currently or in the last 6 months (including oral contraceptives, contraceptive patch, Depo Provera, norplant, or IUD) · Not currently pregnant or planning to become pregnant in the next 3 months · No recent history of amenorrhea (no menstrual period for at least 3 months) during the last 6months · Non-smoker · No antioxidant therapy (vitamin C or E or multivitamin) for at least 4 weeks prior to the first study visit HbA1c < 9.5 Normal kidney function (urinary albumin excretion rate < 200 µg/min) Normal thyroid function (can be treated)
|6/30/2016||Heart and Blood Diseases
|Rhythmic Enhancement of Motor Performance|
It is known that people with Parkinson's Disease are able to move better with music or rhythm. This research study plans to learn more about he areas of the brain that react to rhythm in people with Parkinson's Disease (PD) and healthy older adults.
Healthy male older controls aged 55-85.
|6/30/2016||Nervous System Diseases
|Volunteers needed for functional MRI research study|
Patients with schizophrenia are needed for a research study to learn more about how
drugs used to treat illness symptoms affect weight gain and brain responses to food.
We are also studying how exercise and diet affect these responses.
Diagnosis of schizophrenia/schizoaffective disorder; taking risperidone, olanzapine, or clozapine; capable of mild/moderate exercise; BMI less than 39; no heart problems or untreated high blood pressure; capable of MRI
|6/30/2016||Behaviors and Mental Disorders
|We are looking for Healthy Women to participate in a research study on.....Females, Aging, Metabolism, and Exercise (FAME)|
To examine the role that female sex hormones play in metabolism, energy expenditure, physical activity and chronic disease.
Healthy women 40-60 who have regular menstrual cycles and using no hormonal contraceptives
|Do you have Diabetes?|
To find the best combination drug treatment for type 2 diabetes
Persons who have had diabetes for less than 5 years and metformin is the only diabetes medication you are taking.
|Type 1 Diabetes Research Study|
To study the effects of an FDA-approved medication on metabolism and blood vessel function.
Person 25-50 with type 1 diabetes who exercise vigorously less than four times per week and have normal blood pressure
|CHILDHOOD and ADOLESCENT MIGRAINE PREVENTION STUDY|
to test two medicines for migraine prevention in children and teens. We want to see if amitriptyline and/or topiramate are better than placebo (sugar pill) in reducing headache frequency.
Children 8-17 who have migraine headaches
|Just received VARIVAX, the chickenpox vaccine?|
Research study looking at the immune response to chickenpox vaccine
Age 12 months to 50 years; able to enroll in study within 10 days of vaccination.
|Healthy Hispanic Female Needed|
For brain imaging research study on how the brain works with we taste sweets. Your participation could help us to develop treatments and preventive measures for anorexia nervosa and obesity
Healthy females 22 to 29 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.
|Looking for HIV-positive individuals to participate in a research study on Lipodystrophy Syndrome|
We are conducting a study of the relationship of bacteria in the gut to HIV
infection. We are interested in finding out whether people who have
metabolic diseases such as lipodystrophy (loss of fat tissue) as complications of
long term antiretroviral therapy have a different makeup of their gut bacteria.
We are therefore seeking volunteers with HIV infection to participate in a study
of bacteria in the stool.
-Non-obese HIV positive individuals who are 18-65 years old
-Either not currently on antiretroviral therapy (ART naïve or off therapy for 6
months or greater) or on effective ART with documented suppression for 6
months or greater.
-We are particularly interested in enrolling subjects with lipodystrophy, but
would also like to enroll individuals without lipodystrophy as controls.
|Looking for HIV-positive and HIV-negative men to participate in a research study on smoking and lung disease|
We are conducting a study to look at lung complications and disease in
-Between 30 and 70 years old
-Both HIV-positive and HIV-negative individuals with and without chronic
obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
-If HIV-positive, on a stable three-drug ART regimen with undetectable viral
load for past 6 months