Clinical Trials Update: May 22, 2007

Osteoarthritis or Lower Back Pain Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 Mycosis Fungoides

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

Osteoarthritis or Lower Back Pain

This is a study for volunteers 40 or older who have lower back pain, osteoarthritis, or rheumatoid arthritis.

The research site is in Loma Linda, Calif.

More information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat109.html or http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat700.html.

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Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2

This is a 16-week research study of the effectiveness and tolerability of an investigational diabetes drug. Candidates 18-75 who have had type 2 diabetes mellitus for at least three months may be eligible.

The research site is in New York City.

More information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat603.html.

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Mycosis Fungoides

MF is a form of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma. It is typically a progressive disease of 10- to 20-years duration, classified into four clinical stages. This study will compare the effectiveness of two ointment formulations of nitrogen mustard, a chemotherapy agent. Participants must have had prior therapy for MF.

The research site is in Philadelphia, Penn

More information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat105.html.

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