We are currently recruiting for..

£5,000

Healthy men needed for the study of a potential new medicine for treating Parkinson’s disease. You must be aged 18 to 55 and must not have used any nicotine products for at least 6 months. Vegetarians are allowed. The study involves a 7 nights’ residence in our wards and 6 outpatient visits including 2 MRI scans and 2 lumbar punctures. Groups starting regularly in May and June 2022

Healthy women needed for the study of a potential new medicine for Alzheimer’s disease. You must be aged 18 to 64, not have used nicotine products in the last 3 months, and be willing to eat 1 fatty breakfast. If you’re able to have a baby, you must have an IUD or IUS. Postmenopausal, surgically sterilised, or women who have only same-sex relationships are also allowed. It involves 2 sessions of 4 nights’ residence on our wards and 1 follow-up. It starts 15 Jun 2022

Healthy men who have undergone a successful vasectomy needed for the study of a potential new medicine for Alzheimer’s disease. You must be aged 18 to 64, not have used any nicotine products in the last 3 months, and be willing to eat one fatty breakfast. The study involves 2 sessions of 4 nights’ residence on our wards and 1 follow-up. It starts 15 Jun 2022.

£3,300 + in partial payments

Healthy volunteers aged 18 to 65 needed for the study of a potential new treatment for chronic conditions. If you’re a woman able to have a baby, you must have an IUD, IUS or contraceptive implant. Vegetarians and smokers of up to 10 cigarettes per day (or equivalent) are allowed. The study involves 4 nights’ residence on our wards and 5 outpatient visits. Groups starting 26 May, and 7 and 9 Jun 2022.

£2,950 + plus reasonable travel expenses

People with mild to moderate plaque-type psoriasis needed for the study of a potential new medicine to treat the condition. You must be aged 18 to 65 years old and have a confirmed diagnosis for at least 6 months. Smokers of up to 20 cigarettes or equivalent per day allowed. It involves 1 session of 4 nights’ residence and 9 outpatient visits, over 3 months. Study ongoing and groups starting regularly.

£3,000

Healthy men needed for the study of ibogaine, a potential new medicine for treating the symptoms of drug withdrawal. You must be aged 18 to 55 and have a BMI between 18 and 28. You must have taken at least 1 hallucinogenic drug in the past. Light smokers are allowed. The study involves 3 screenings including one MRI scan, 7 nights’ residence on our wards, 3 phone calls and 1 follow-up visit. Groups starting 23 May, 6, 13 June

£3,700 + reasonable travel expenses

People with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis (eczema) needed for the study of a potential new treatment to treat the condition. You must be 18 to 65 years old; Vegetarians and smokers are allowed. The study involves 2 screening visits, 1 session of 3 nights’ residence on our wards, 2 sessions of 1 night’s residence, and 13 outpatient visits over approximately 5 months. Groups starting regularly throughout 2022.

Healthy men and women needed for the study of a potential new medicine for treating Parkinson’s disease. You must be aged 18 to 55. If you’re able to have a baby, you must have an IUD, IUS or ‘coil’. Postmenopausal, surgically sterilised, or women who have only same-sex relationships are also allowed. The study involves 1 session of 1 night’s residence (including 1 PET scan), 1 session of 3 nights’ residence and 1 follow-up visit. Groups starting 8 and 15 June 2022.

£2,000 in partial payments

Volunteers in general good health who have never tested positive for Covid-19 needed for the study of a potential new vaccine against the virus. You must be aged 18 to 65 and be fully vaccinated (with or without booster) at least 3 months ago. Vegetarians and smokers are allowed but smoking is not allowed while on the ward. The study involves 1 screening, 1 night’s residence on our wards and 4 outpatient visits, over 6 months. Groups starting 26 May and 9 Jun 2022.

£4,000 - £4,060 + reasonable travel expenses.

People with mild or moderate asthma who use only a short acting reliever inhaler needed for the study of a potential new treatment for severe asthma. You must be at least 21 years old and, if you're a woman, you must be postmenopausal, sterilised or have an IUD fitted. The trial involves 2 screening visits, 5 sessions of 2 nights' residence, 2 outpatient visits and 1 night’s residence. Study ongoing.

£1500

Healthy volunteers needed for the study of a potential new medicine for treatment resistant depression. You must be 25 to 55 years old and must not have taken any psychedelic substances before. If you’re able to have a baby, you must have an IUD, IUS or ‘coil’. Postmenopausal, surgically sterilised, or women who have only same-sex relationships also allowed. The study involves 2 nights’ residence, 3 outpatient visits, and 1 video call. Groups starting 26, 29 and 30 May. 

Healthy volunteers needed for the study of a potential new medicine for treating Parkinson’s disease. You must be aged 18 to 55. If you’re able to have a baby, you must have an IUD, IUS or ‘coil’. Postmenopausal, surgically sterilised, or women who have only same-sex relationships also allowed. It involves 1 lumbar puncture, 17 nights’ residence on our wards, 1 outpatient visit and 1 follow-up. Groups starting 30 May, and 5 and 13 Jun 2022.

£1,500

Healthy men needed for the study of a potential new medicine for treating problems with brain function associated with schizophrenia. You must be aged 18 to 45 and not have any nicotine products in the last 3 months. Vegetarians are allowed but must be willing to consume capsules containing gelatin. The study involves 3 nights' residence on our wards and 1 follow-up visit. Groups starting 12, 15, 19 and 22 June 2022.

£2,800

Healthy men needed for the study of a potential new medicine for treating chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP). You must be 18 to 55 years old, weigh more than 50 kg and have a BMI between 17.5 and 30.5. Vegetarians and smokers of up to 5 cigarettes or 3 grams of tobacco per day are allowed. It involves 9 days and 8 nights’ residence on our wards, and 7 outpatient visits. Groups starting 26 May, and 9 and 16 Jun 2022.

People who have depression needed for a study in which DMT is being developed as an experimental new treatment for this condition. You must be at least 18 years old and have a BMI between 18 and 30.9. Vegetarians, vegans and smokers are allowed. The study involves 2 sessions of 2 nights’ residence on our wards, 1 follow-up visit, and 4 follow-up phone or video calls. Study ongoing.

£2,600 + reasonable travel expenses

Healthy volunteers needed to help find a treatment for Alpha-1-Antitrypsin Deficiency (AATD). You must have one or two copies of the Z mutation (PiXZ). We’ll do a blood test to check if you do. You must be 18 to 72 years old and not have used any nicotine products for at least 1 month. The study involves 2 sessions of 2 nights’ residence in our wards and 7 outpatient visits, over 2 months. Trial ongoing.