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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Atherosclerosis or Coronary Heart Disease
and you are
between 18 and 80
years old
This is an early phase trial to determine
the dosage and safety of the new treatment.
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The purpose

Alirocumab is an injectable treatment for elevated blood cholesterol. The hypothesis of this study is that it also increases cholesterol excretion from the body into the stool, a process sometimes called reverse cholesterol transport. A cholesterol metabolic study will be done before and after 6 weeks of alirocumab treatment. If alirocumab increases reverse cholesterol transport, it is possible that this action provides additional protection from cardiovascular disease.

Provided treatments

  • Drug: Alirocumab
  • Drug: Placebos

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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT03014830. The sponsor of the trial is Washington University School of Medicine and it is looking for 28 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Effect of Alirocumab on Reverse Cholesterol Transport in Humans