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The purpose of this study is to compare the effects of repeat doses of SB-659032 with placebo on platelet aggregation in subjects.
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Pharmacodynamics Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double-Blind, Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
GSK Investigational Site
New South Wales
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:42:06-0400
A study in patients with atherosclerosis to assess safety, effect and PK of rilapladib vs. placebo over 12 weeks of dosing.
Rilapladib is a potent and selective inhibitor of lipoprotein associated phospholipase A2 (Lp-PLA2), which was previously under development for the treatment of atherosclerosis and is curr...
A Phase I dose escalation study involving healthy subjects.
This study will obtain whole blood specimens from healthy subjects to be used for research and development and clinical validation of genetic assays.
The primary purpose of this first-in-man study is to investigate whether AC-084 is safe and well-tolerated when orally administered at single- and multiple-ascending dose to healthy adults
Healthy feet are important for overall health and well-being. Previous studies of older subjects showed that those with a lowered arch had an increased odds of having foot deformities, pain, and hyper...
The authors aimed to compare the postural phase of gait initiation under single-task (gait initiation) and dual-task (gait initiation plus Stroop test) conditions in healthy subjects and in subjects w...
To compare the dietary pattern between subjects with coeliac disease (CD) (cases) and subjects without (healthy controls).
Macroscopic pharyngeal anatomical abnormalities are thought to contribute to the pathogenesis of upper airway (UA) obstruction in obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Microscopic changes in the UA mucosal l...
Motor unit number Index (MUNIX) is a quick and feasible electrophysiological technique which estimates the number of motor neurons in limb muscles in healthy and ALS subjects. This study explores the ...
Books intended for use in the study of specific subjects, containing systematic presentation of the principles and essential knowledge of the subjects.
A type of analysis in which subjects in a study group and a comparison group are made comparable with respect to extraneous factors by individually pairing study subjects with the comparison group subjects (e.g., age-matched controls).
Studies in which a number of subjects are selected from all subjects in a defined population. Conclusions based on sample results may be attributed only to the population sampled.
Persons who are enrolled in research studies or who are otherwise the subjects of research.
Hospital or other institutional committees established to protect the welfare of research subjects. Federal regulations (the "Common Rule" (45 CFR 46)) mandate the use of these committees to monitor federally-funded biomedical and behavioral research involving human subjects.
Within medicine, nutrition (the study of food and the effect of its components on the body) has many different roles. Appropriate nutrition can help prevent certain diseases, or treat others. In critically ill patients, artificial feeding by tubes need t...
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