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Norton Neuroscience Institute Research & Clinical Trials

Norton Neuroscience Institute is at the forefront of condition neuroscientific research. As investigators on numerous trials, our specialist physicians have unparalleled experience with many innovative treatments once they are approved for broad use. Patients also may be eligible to take part in these experimental neuroscientific treatments. Norton Neuroscience Institute researchers also contribute to groundbreaking studies and other publications in peer-reviewed journals.

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Current Neuroscience Clinical Trials and Studies

Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders Memory Center Recruitment Database
Study Type: Registry
Greg Cooper, M.D.,Ph.D.
Greg Cooper, M.D.,Ph.D.
Principal Investigator
Norton Neuroscience Institute
Sponsor: NH Investigator

Alzheimer’s Disease

A Study of Donanemab Versus Placebo in Participants at Risk for Cognitive and Functional Decline of Alzheimer's Disease
Study Type: Drug Study
Greg Cooper, M.D.,Ph.D.
Greg Cooper, M.D.,Ph.D.
Principal Investigator
Norton Neuroscience Institute
Sponsor: Eli Lilly

Aneurysms

STERLING REGISTRY - A Prospective, Multi-Center, Single Arm, Study to obtain “real world” clinical data and characterize the acute & long term performance of the Micrusframe & Galaxy Coils for the Endovascular treatment of Intracranial Aneurysms
Study Type: Device Study
Tom Yao  M.D.
Tom Yao M.D.
Principal Investigator
Norton Neuroscience Institute
Sponsor: Cerenovus, Part of Depuy Synthes Products, Inc

COVID-19 Infection

COViMS (COVID-19 Infections in MS & Related Diseases) is a joint effort of the US National MS Society and the Consortium of MS Centers to capture information on outcomes of people with MS and other CNS demyelinating diseases (Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disease, or MOG antibody disease) who have developed COVID-19
Study Type: Registry
Geeta Ganesh  M.D.
Geeta Ganesh M.D.
Principal Investigator
Norton Neuroscience Institute
Sponsor: US National MS Society / Consortium of MS Centers

Epilepsy

PENSAR: PatiEnt Neuropsychological outcomeS After laseR ablation
Study Type: Registry
Bradley Folley, Ph.D.
Bradley Folley, PhD
Principal Investigator
Norton Neuroscience Institute
Sponsor: Monteris Medical Corporation

Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

TRaditional versus Early Aggressive Therapy for Multiple Sclerosis (TREAT-MS) Trial
Study Type: Observational
Geeta Ganesh  M.D.
Geeta Ganesh M.D.
Principal Investigator
Norton Neuroscience Institute
Sponsor: Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

NMOSD

CorEvitas SPHERES (Synergy of Prospective Health & Experimental Research for Emerging Solutions) Registry for Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder (NMOSD)
Study Type: Registry
Geeta Ganesh  M.D.
Geeta Ganesh M.D.
Principal Investigator
Norton Neuroscience Institute
Sponsor: CorEvitas, LLC

Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis (RMS)

A Phase 3, Randomized, Double-blind Efficacy and Safety Study Comparing Oral SAR442168 to Oral Teriflunomide (Aubagio®) in Patients With Relapsing Forms of Multiple Sclerosis
Study Type: Drug Study
Geeta Ganesh  M.D.
Geeta Ganesh M.D.
Principal Investigator
Norton Neuroscience Institute
Sponsor: Sanofi-Aventis
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