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.
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.
£1.375 million to rapidly accelerate Parkinson’s drug search
A philanthropic grant from the Edmond J. Safra Foundation will support the establishment of a pioneering multi-arm multi-stage (MAMS) clinical trial platform to quickly assess potential protective therapies that may slow or stop Parkinson’s progression.
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.
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.