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Therapeutic Areas: Healthy Volunteers
Disease Category: Healthy Patient Studies
Location: United States, NY

Clinical Trial Details

Overview

Research Study Summary

Central Mechanisms that Regulate Glucose Metabolism in Humans

Purpose

Doctors at Albert Einstein College of Medicine are seeking healthy volunteers, aged 21-60, to participate in a medical research study to better understand glucose metabolism and brain function.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • BP < 130/90 (+-2 meds)
  • BMI < 35
  • Normal screening labs (CBC, chemistry, lft's PT/PTT)
  • No CAD
  • No first degree relatives with history of CAD or MI (men < 45; women < 55)
  • Good IV access
  • No other medical problems with exception: HTN (on < or = 2 meds), hypercholesterolemia, and stable retinopathy
  • Non-smoker

Exclusion Criteria:

  • BP>130/90 (+- medications)
  • BMI > 35
  • Abnormal EKG
  • History of CAD or exertional chest pain
  • First degree relative with DIABETES, early CAD or MI
  • Medications for medical or psychiatric conditions including: dofetilide, fosphenytoin/phenytoin trichlormethiazide (any thiazide), chlorpromazine and warfarin
  • < 4 week history of participation in another drug trial

To Learn more

CW ID: 165047
Date Last Changed: May 13, 2015

Clinical Trial Snapshot

Phase
2
Gender
Both Male and Female
Age
N/A
Overall Status
Recruiting
Facility Type
N/A

Contact

Morgan Drucker, Research Coordinator
The Harold & Muriel Block Institute for Clinical and Translational Research at Einstein & Montefiore
Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center
1300 Morris Park Avenue
Bronx, NY 10461
Phone: 718-430-2903

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