Clinical Trials Update: March 15, 2004

Obesity Ovarian Cancer Diabetes - Type 2

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

Obesity

A trial to study the effects of low calorie, high carbohydrate diets vs. low calorie, high fat diets on weight loss. Healthy overweight male or female volunteers ages 35-65 may be eligible. Research site located in New York, NY.

More Information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat107.html.

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Ovarian Cancer

A research study of an investigational medication for the treatment of ovarian cancer. Female volunteers 18 and older who have stage III/IV ovarian cancer and have had elevated levels of CA125 may be eligible. Research site located in St. Louis, Mo.

More Information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat186.html.

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Diabetes - Type 2

A research study to determine if an investigational combination of marketed diabetes drugs is safe and effective in treating people who have Type 2 diabetes mellitus that is above "normal range." Volunteers who have been diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes and have had prior treatment with diet and/or exercise alone, or less than 15 days of prior treatment with an oral anti-diabetic medication or insulin may be eligible. Research sites located throughout the United States.

More Information

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

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