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Adults with active Crohn’s Disease needed for trial of investigational medication

IRB/UVa Tracking #: 18943

Principal Investigator: Behm Brian,

Contact: Harriette Wheatley

Tel: 4349241789

Email: hww6g@virginia.edu

Study Description

The Department of Gastroenterology is investigating an experimental drug for Crohn’s Disease. The purpose of the study is to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of an investigational medication for Crohn’s Disease. Study involves 14 study visits at UVa over 60 weeks. Each visit will last about 2 hours and procedures include a colonoscopy, chest xray, blood draws and stool samples in addition to taking study pill/placebo pill at home. Study-related procedures are provided free of charge. Ages: Between 18 and 75 years