Studies Recruiting Volunteers

Below is a list of studies currently looking for people to take part in them at the ICRF.  Some are looking for healthy volunteers, and others are looking for volunteers with particular health conditions.  You can find out more about these studies and how to apply for them by clicking on the links below.

If you’d like to be the first to know about any of the healthy volunteer studies opening at the ICRF, then we recommend you join our Healthy Volunteer Database.

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Diabetes Research Study

Dietetics, Research, Studies
We are running a research study to understand the role of gastric bypass surgery, hormones, and diet on the development of diabetes mellitus or 'sugar' diabetes. We are looking for male and female patients, aged 18-65 who are obese and have: Diabetes; Pre' diabetes, sometimes called 'impaired glucose tolerance'; A…
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Ad4HIV

Research, Studies
Healthy males and females aged 18 to 50 required for a study being carried out to develop vaccines to combat HIV. The study will involve 12 visits over a 12 month period. You may compensated up to £1,350 for your time and inconvenience.
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Kisspeptin fMRI 2

Research, Studies
Healthy males under 36 years old required for a study investigating the effects of a naturally occurring hormone (called kisspeptin) on human brain function. You will receive £100 expenses per study visit.
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UDCA Part 2

Dietetics, Research, Studies
Males and females aged 18 to 65 with diabetes or pre-diabetes on the waiting list for bariatric surgery. The study involves attending our research unit for 3 visits before surgery, lasting half a day each, during which volunteers will have a nutritional milkshake and some blood tests. Reimbursement of travel…
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Prometheus

Research, Studies
Healthy males and females aged 18 to 55 required for a study being carried for influenza. You may compensated up to £2,500 plus travelling expenses for your time and inconvenience.
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UDCA Part 1

Research, Studies
Healthy males and females aged 18 to 65 required for 3 visits, lasting half a day each, during which they will have a nutritional milkshake and some blood tests. Reimbursement of travel expenses of £50 will be paid.
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MBS2320

Studies
Do you have rheumatoid arthritis? Are you taking a stable dose of Methotrexate? You will be reimbursed for your time and inconvenience (up to £1,728).
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I HART CGM

Research, Studies
Impact on Hypoglycaemia Awareness of Real Time CGM and Intermittent Continuous Glucose Data
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NK3R Study

Research, Studies
Peri- or menopausal women aged 40-62 years old having regular hot flushes/night sweats
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GHADD

Research, Studies
We are investigating the effects certain gut hormones (hormones that are produced in the stomach and intestine) have on eating and addictive behaviours in people who are overweight, or have recently stopped smoking or drinking alcohol (or planning to do so in the near future).
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Endobarrier

Studies
This study is looking for people with Type 2 diabetes and a BMI of between 30-50 kg/m2.
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LCDDM

Studies
We're looking for people with Type 2 diabetes who have a BMI of above 30 for a study looking at low calorie diets, weight loss and whether this reduces the need for insulin.
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Appetite and Blood Sugar Study

Studies
We are looking for healthy volunteers aged between 18-55, who don't smoke and are overweight for a study looking at the effect of natural hormones that reduce appetite and the way the body handles sugar.