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Vol. LVII, No. 14
July 15, 2005

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Asthma Study Recruits
An asthma study at NIH is recruiting children ages 5 to 17. Compensation is provided. Call 1-800-411-1222 (TTY 1-866-411-1010). Refer to study # 04-I-0126.

Healthy African Americans, Africans
Healthy African Americans and Africans are needed for a blood count study. Call 1-800-411-1222 (TTY 1-866-411-1010) and refer to study # 03-DK-0168. Compensation is available.

Breast Cancer Study
If you or someone you love has metastatic breast cancer, call for study information: 1-800-411-1222 or 1-866-411-1010 TTY. Refer to study # 03-C-0040.

Weight and Insulin Study
The Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences is conducting a study examining weight and stress responses to exercise in African American men and women between the ages of 18 and 45. Volunteers will be compensated for their participation. Call (301) 295-1371 or email

HIV-Positive Volunteers
HIV-positive volunteers who are off anti-HIV medications, CD4+ 350 or greater, without hepatitis B or C, are needed for a research study. Financial compensation is provided. Call 1-800-411-1222, or TTY 1-866-411-1010. Refer to study # 05-I-0065.

Lyme Disease Study
Do you think you have Lyme disease? People with active Lyme disease are invited to participate in a study at NIH. Evaluation and treatment provided. For information call (301) 496-8412.

Severe Systemic Lupus Erythematosus?
An NIH study is testing a potential treatment for lupus. The main purpose of the study is to determine whether long-term remission of lupus can be achieved through a combination of drugs and blood stem cell transplantation. For more information call 1-800-411-1222 (TTY 1-866-411-1010). Refer to study # 04-C-0095.

Exercise Study Volunteers Wanted
The Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences is looking for healthy, 18-45 year old men and women interested in completing an IRB-approved research project. Project entails completing a step test with knee bends, and blood draws on two other days. If interested call (301) 295-1371. Volunteers will be compensated for their participation.

Normal Volunteers Needed
The Pulmonary-Critical Care Medicine Branch, NHLBI, is looking for healthy individuals between the ages of 18-65 to participate in a research study. A thorough medical evaluation and monetary compensation will be provided. If interested, call (301) 402-1553.