Washington University Nephrology Clinical Trials

Below is a list of current Nephrology-related clinical trials at Washington University. Click on the boxes below for more information and whether or not you qualify for the trial, or email us for more information.

Alexion aHUS Study (Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome)

How efficient ALSN1210 is in controlling disease in patients (adolescent and adult) with aHUS who have not previously used an inhibitor?

Can Everolimus Help Kidney Transplant Patients with GI Side Effects?

This study needs patients to help understand if switching patients from Myfortic/Cellcept to Everolimus in kidney transplant patients with GI side effects will be effective.

Infliximab (Remicade®) Induction Therapy For Deceased Donor Kidney Transplant Recipients

The purpose of this study is to see if Remicade given just prior to transplant surgery along with usual transplant medicines will protect the donated kidney from damage caused by TNF-alpha and help keep the transplanted kidney healthy for a longer period of time.

Intercomex Biopsy Study

Is using gene analysis of kidney transplant biopsy tissue as good as, or better, than using current methods?

Januvia Study

Is Sitagliptin effective in preventing the development of new-onset diabetes after kidney transplant (NODAT)?

Multicenter Study on Cinryze

Can Cinryze help treat antibody-mediated rejection in kidney transplant patients?

Using Prolonged Intermittent RRT in the ICU: How Do I Prescribe It, and When Do I Use It?

Program: Early Program, Critical Care Nephrology, 2017 Update