Clinical Trials Update: March 16, 2009

Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 Weight Loss Alzheimer's Disease

(HealthDay News) -- Here are the latest clinical trials, courtesy of CenterWatch:

Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2

If you have type 2 diabetes, are 18 or older, have an HbA1C of 7 to 10, and have been on 1500 mg daily of metformin for at least 8 weeks or sulfonylurea for at least three months, you may qualify for this study.

The research site is in Escondido, Calif.

More information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/clinical-trials/listings/studylist.aspx?CatID=603.

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Weight Loss

If you are aged 30 to 60, you may be eligible for this study evaluating people who have lost weight after gastric bypass surgery.

The research site is in Boston, Mass.

More information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/clinical-trials/listings/studylist.aspx?CatID=706.

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Alzheimer's Disease

If you are 50 or older, you may qualify for this study of an investigational medication for Alzheimer's disease.

The research site is in Winston-Salem, N.C.

More information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/clinical-trials/listings/studylist.aspx?CatID=11.

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