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1 studies in Alzheimer's Disease Research Center in Phoenix/Scottsdale, AZ.

  1. A Randomized, Placebo Controlled, Parallel-Group, Double Blind Efficacy and Safety Trial of MK-8931 With a Long Term Double-Blind Extension in Subjects With Mild to Moderate Alzheimer s Disease (Protocol No. MK-8931-017-08)(Also Known as SCH 900931, P07738)

    Phoenix/Scottsdale, Ariz. View Summary

    A Randomized, Placebo Controlled, Parallel-Group, Double Blind Efficacy and Safety Trial of MK-8931 With a Long Term Double-Blind Extension in Subjects With Mild to Moderate Alzheimer s Disease (Protocol No. MK-8931-017-08)(Also Known as SCH 900931, P07738)

    Location:

    Phoenix/Scottsdale, Ariz.

    Trial status:

    Open for Enrollment

    Why is this study being done?

    Two substudies are included in Part I of the study: 1) a medical imaging substudy to evaluate changes in brain amyloid protein load using positron emission tomography (PET) and an amyloid tracer ([18F]flutemetamol); and 2) a cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) biomarker substudy to evaluate changes in CSF concentrations of amyloid-β related peptides, total tau, and phosphorylated tau (p-tau). The substudies will be conducted only at designated investigational sites. Participants are not required to take part in a substudy in order to take part in the larger trial.

    NCT ID:

    NCT01739348

    IRB Number:

    13-000419

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