Investigators at the Center for Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases conduct a number a clinical trials focused on the prevention and treatment of Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes and obesity.
TrialNet, the largest international network of Type 1 diabetes researchers, has a clinical center based at Riley Hospital for Children.
RISE Adult Medication Study
The RISE Adult Medication Study is a clinical trial in adults with prediabetes and early Type 2 diabetes that conducts testing on whether lowering glucose levels will lead to the recovery of the pancreatic beta-cell function.
The GRADE Study clinical trial compares commonly used diabetes medications combined with metformin for effectiveness in lowering blood sugar and improving patient-centered outcomes.