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Infectious Diseases Clinical Trials, Studies and Research

As patients continue to be diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, Norton Healthcare is looking for ways to help them overcome the infection. Norton Healthcare was the first in the world to enroll COVID-19 patients in three separate clinical trials. Additional studies are either underway or will begin in the coming weeks.

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Current Clinical Trials and Studies

Acute Respiratory Illness

Quantifying the Under-Ascertainment of RSV Infections Among Hospitalized Adults 40 and Older Based on RT-PCR Testing of Nasopharyngeal Swabs — North America Multispecimen Study
Study Type: Specimen Study
Julio Ramirez, M.D.
Julio Ramirez, M.D.
Principal Investigator
Norton Infectious Diseases Institute
Sponsor: Pfizer

COVID

A PHASE 1 STUDY OF AGENT-797 TO TREAT MODERATE TO SEVERE ACUTE RESPIRATORY SYNDROME IN COVID 19 PATIENTS
Study Type: Drug Study
Don Stevens  M.D.
Don Stevens M.D.
Principal Investigator
Norton Cancer Institute
Sponsor: Agentus Therapeutics

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

COVID-19 Infection

A Phase 2, Open label Randomized Study of the Efficacy and Safety of Acalabrutinib (a BTK inhibitor) with Best Supportive Care Versus Best Supportive Care in Subjects Hospitalized with COVID-19
Study Type: Drug Study
Joseph Maly  M.D.
Joseph Maly M.D.
Principal Investigator
Norton Cancer Institute
Sponsor: AstraZeneca

COVID-19 Infection

Prospective Blood and Tissue Sample Collections in Symptomatic and Asymptomatic Pregnant Women During the COVID-19 Pandemic Period
Study Type: Specimen Study
Helen How M.D.
Helen How, M.D.
Principal Investigator
Maternal Fetal Medicine
Sponsor: NH Investigator

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