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Why choose to participate?

Discuss the benefits and risks of clinical trial participation.

krabbe and lingo-1

  • By Andrea_map · Posted December 29, 2013
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  • People with Krabbe disease lack an enzyme called galactocerebrosidase, this enzyme is essential for the maintenance of myelin — a fatty substance that insulates your nerve fibers Doctors sometimes refer ...

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What you need to know before participating

Choosing to participate in a clinical trial is an important personal decision. Informed consent is the process of learning the key facts about a clinical trial before deciding whether or not to participate. Share what you've learned about participating in clinical trials and ask questions here.

Aware-For-All Seattle Clinical Research Education Day

  • By lauramerc · Posted January 27, 2014
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  • If you live in the Seattle area, and looking for more information about participating in a clinical trial, please consider attending AWARE for All. AWARE is a neutral platform; we do not recruit for clinical ...

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How do clinical trials work?

Ask questions and share information about steps involved in participating in a clinical trial.

Healthy Volunteers

  • By buddyholt · Posted April 14, 2014
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  • Hi! I have never done any clinical research studies but I am interested in getting started. I currently live in San Diego and have some free time. Where do I find clinical research studies for volunteers ...

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Support for clinical research participants and families

When a loved one tells you that he or she is going to participate in a clinical trial, you'll probably have many questions. Share your thoughts and questions with others here.


  • By joewilliebert7173 · Posted February 21, 2014
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  • hi.my son was diagnosed with NHL.11 months ago.he has undergone rchop followed by radiation.so far so good.doing research on the internet I heard of Dr.Weissman at Stanford doing research on a exciting ...

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