Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Surgery

Clinical Trials

As part of an academic medical center, the Division of Organ Transplantation within the Department of Surgery at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (Feinberg) aims to improve the human health through scientific research.

About Clinical Trials
Clinical trials test or study drugs, surgical procedures, medical devices, or interventions with human subjects. They look to determine their safety and effectiveness in relation to treating specific diseases. Clinical trials are part of clinical research and are at the heart of all medical advances.

Division of Organ Transplantation, Department of Surgery
The following searchable list includes all the Division of Organ Transplantation, Department of Surgery clinical trials currently looking for participants.

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Trials
Islet IND
Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disease in which the insulin-producing pancreatic beta cells are destroyed, resulting in poor blood sugar control. The purpose of this study is to determine the safety and effectiveness of islet transplantation, combined with …
Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disease in which the insulin-producing pancreatic beta cells are destroyed, resulting in poor blood sugar control. The purpose of this study is to determine the safety and effectiveness of islet transplantation, combined with immunosuppressive medications, specifically using Campath as induction, for treating type 1 diabetes in individuals experiencing hypoglycemia unawareness and severe hypoglycemic episodes.
Borja-Cacho, DanielBorja-Cacho, Daniel
NCT01897688 STU00059469
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SHP616-302: Shire
To evaluate the efficacy of Cinryze® given for the treatment of acute antibody-mediated rejection (of renal allograft) (AMR) in kidney transplant recipients as measured by the proportion of subjects with new or worsening transplant glomerulopathy (TG) within 6 months.
Friedewald, John JFriedewald, John J
NCT02547220 STU00201572
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