March 07, 2017

Do you or a family member have non-alcoholic Steatohepatitis, sometimes referred to as fatty liver disease?

Do you or a family member have non-alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH), that is sometimes referred to as fatty liver disease? The UAB Department of Nutrition Sciences, is conducting a 72-week research study to evaluate the effectiveness of an investigational drug to treat NASH. To qualify, you must be age 18-75 with stable body weight and be willing to undergo up to two liver biopsies during the course of the study. Qualified participants will receive study drug, EKG and physical exam free of charge. There is no cost to participate and compensation for time and travel is available. For more information, and to see if you might be eligible to join, please contact (205) 996-4020 or (205) 996-4015.

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By taking part in a clinical trial at UAB, you can help generate knowledge that will change the world. Volunteers play a vital role in UAB's internationally renowned research enterprise.

You can also join ResearchMatch, a multi-institution project that pairs volunteers with researchers seeking study participants.

Trials currently available at UAB are listed above; click the tags to refine the list or search for a specific trial. To submit a trial for inclusion in this list, click here.