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Official Title: Prospective Evaluation of Chronic Pancreatitis for Epidemiologic and Translational Studies
1. To study and learn about the natural progression of pancreatitis. Researchers are interested in studying how the patient’s disease changes over time as well as the impact of genetic, environmental, and lifestyle factors on this progression. This will be used to help guide patients newly diagnosed...
The purpose of this study is to determine if Magnetic Resonance Elastography (MRE) can be used as a noninvasive tool to diagnose various disease states by estimating the stiffness of the affected organ. MRE is FDA approved for assessing liver disease and does not use radiation or contrast dye.
Official Title: A PHASE 1, SINGLE DOSE PK AND SAFETY STUDY WITH NI-03 FOLLOWED BY A PHASE 2, RANDOMIZED, DOUBLE-BLIND, PARALLEL-GROUP DOSE-RANGING STUDY TO EVALUATE THE SAFETY AND EFFICACY OF NI-03 COMPARED TO PLACEBO IN SUBJECTS WITH CHRONIC PANCREATITIS
The purpose of this study is to learn if a study drug called NI-03 (also known as Camostat) can help people with chronic pancreatitis. We want to find out what effects, good or bad, the study drug has on the disease. It has been approved in Japan and has been available by prescription for the treatm...
Official Title: Gut Feelings: Marriage, Mood, and the Gut Microbiome
The purpose of this study is to help understand how your mood, your diet, and your life with your partner affect your gut microbiome (the bacteria in your gut) and your immune system, and to assess the degree of similarity in your partner’s microbiome and your own microbiome. Couples will rece...
The REGENERATE Study - A study to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of a medication (Obeticholic Acid) for those with NASH (nonalcoholic steatohepatitis)
Official Title: A Phase 3, Double-Blind, Randomized, Long-Term, Placebo-Controlled, Multicenter Study Evaluating the Safety and Efficacy of Obeticholic Acid in Subjects with Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis
This research study is for those who have nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) (meaning your liver is swollen and damaged because of a buildup of fat in your liver) and some liver fibrosis (which is damaged and scarred liver tissue). Because of your condition, you may be eligible for a research study...
A Study for Children and Adults with Hearing Loss Following Chemotherapy--AND Those 7-12 Without Hearing Loss
Official Title: Evaluation of Speech Perception Abilities Following Chemotherapy
The purpose of this study is to investigate the speech perception abilities of individuals with high-frequency sensorineural hearing loss due to administration of chemotherapy. This study will compare results of speech perception tests with tone detection in noise tests to determine if tone dete...
Official Title: The CALIBER Study Randomized Controlled Trial of LINX vs. Double-Dose Proton Pump Inhibitor Therapy for Reflux Disease
The purpose of this research study is to compare the LINX to double-dose PPIs in those who continue to have gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) symptoms while taking single-dose PPIs.