|JUST DIAGNOSED WITH SHINGLES?|
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|
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.
|HAVE YOU OR YOUR CHILD BEEN DIAGNOSED WITH ASTHMA? |
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)?|
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
|Healthy Minority Volunteers Needed|
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
|Participate in a research study about body image dissatisfaction and psychosocial distress among breast cancer patients |
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.
|3/27/2017||Cancers and Other Neoplasms
|Exercise for Healthy Aging in HIV|
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.
|3/27/2017||--Select a Category--
|Would you like to follow your baby's brain development? Study of Pre and Postnatal Infant Brain Growth and Development|
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.
|3/27/2017||Urinary Tract, Sexual Organs, and Pregnancy Conditions
|Adults (18-55) and Children (8-14) with Asthma |
This research study is being done to find the amount of cockroach extract that we need to put in the nose to cause nasal symptoms.
-Be 18 to 55 or 8 to 14 years old
-Have a history of asthma
|3/27/2017||Respiratory Tract (Lung and Bronchial) Diseases
|Are you pregnant and do you have lupus, rheumatoid arthritis or type 1 diabetes?|
We need your help to study possible causes of these autoimmune disorders. Your baby’s umbilical cord can help us! Qualifications include:
Adult (18 and older) pregnant women with SLE, type 1 diabetes, or RA
Any race and ethnicity.
|3/27/2017||Immune System Diseases
|RSV Vaccine Study|
We are looking for volunteers to participate in a research study to test a vaccine to prevent Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) illness in infants and children. Your child can participate if he/she has a healthy immune system and has never had an infection or illness caused by RSV.
|3/27/2017||--Select a Category--
|Volunteers Needed for research about inflammation caused by Varicella Zoster Infection of the Eye (Shingles)|
We are conducting a study to assess the response of the immune system to the virus
that causes Shingles. We hope to better understand how this virus affects the eye,
allowing eye doctors to improve treatment for this disease.
If you have been diagnosed with an infection due to the varicella zoster virus (Herpes
Zoster virus) in the past month, we need your participation in this study.
We are also seeking participants who have inflammation in the eye from other causes
but do not have Shingles in or around the eye.
|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)
|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
|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.
|3/24/2017||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 12-60 with Type 1 Diabetes, Non-smokers
|3/24/2017||Nutritional and Metabolic 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)
|3/24/2017||--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
|3/24/2017||Blood and Lymph Conditions
|RESEARCH VOLUNTEERS NEEDED|
Researchers at the University of Colorado Denver are seeking single mothers to participate in an interview researching the relationship between food choice and self-esteem.
-At least 18 years old
-Single mother (never married, legally separated, divorced, widowed)
-Primary caretaker for your children
-Must live in the City and County of Denver
|3/24/2017||Behaviors and Mental Disorders
|Have Pre-Diabetes? Do you want to lose weight and become more fit?|
Seeking volunteers for a research study testing muscle lipid metabolism and diabetes risk before and after a weight loss and exercise training intervention.
|3/24/2017||Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases
|The BURST Research Study|
This research study plans to learn more about how small frequent bouts of physical
activity affects your health.
Healthy male and female
With BMI: 25-35
Be seated more than 8hr/d
Be physically active on less than 3 days/wk
|3/24/2017||Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases
|Research about the Effects of Your Genetics on the Contraceptive Implant (Nexplanon®)|
To research how genetic differences effect how well contraceptives work, specifically the contraceptive implant.
Are you a healthy woman between the ages of 18-45?
Do you currently have the birth control implant (Nexplanon®) and have had it for the last 1 to 3 years?
|3/24/2017||Urinary Tract, Sexual Organs, and Pregnancy Conditions
|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
|3/23/2017||Nutritional and Metabolic 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)
|3/23/2017||Heart and Blood Diseases