Parkinson’s drug trial gives definitive answer on possible statin treatment
A major clinical trial of a potential new treatment for Parkinson’s disease (PD) has found that the statin under investigation holds no promise as a protective therapy in PD.
Study to explore whether new therapy can help address problem drinking
A psychological therapy found to be effective in helping people achieve and maintain weight loss is being trialled to see if it can support patients with chronic liver disease to stop drinking.
The Chocolate Trial | Research Festival 2020
University of Plymouth Research Festival 2020. Randomised chocolate clinical trial: Experience a step-by-step randomised controlled clinical trial with a tasty ‘treatment’. 21 and 22 January 2020.
Urological cancer research
University of Plymouth research: Urological cancer research. Clinical trials into drug development and management of bladder, kidney and prostate cancer.
Clinician led medical research
Plymouth University research: Clinician led medical research. Clinical trials focused research to develop and evaluate novel medical treatments and diagnostics for patient benefit.
Clinical trials – hepatology
Plymouth University Hepatology Research Group. Clinical trials – hepatology: Therapeutic intervention trials and national registry studies for liver disease research and service delivery.