Counter-Regulation and Postprandial Symptoms in Patients who have Undergone Auto-Islet Transplantation
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- Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
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- Rochester, Minnesota: 14-005604
Sponsor Protocol Number: 14-005604
About this study
The purpose of this study is to determine the mechanism(s) underlying symptoms of hypoglycemia that are experienced by patients after auto-islet transplantation.
Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.
- Patients who have undergone islet transplantation with islets placed within the liver and (in some cases) the peritoneal cavity
- Control subjects will be recruited from Olmsted County residents and surrounding counties, who have previously indicated a willingness to participate in research
- Age < 18
- Age >72
- For female subjects: positive pregnancy test at the time of enrollment or study
- Previous treatment with thiazolidinediones
Participating Mayo Clinic locations
Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.
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Mayo Clinic principal investigator
Adrian Vella, M.D.
Closed for enrollment
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