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Treatment Study for Patients with Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis and Liver Fibrosis

Clinical Trial Title: 
Study of an investigational drug compared to placebo in patients with non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) and liver fibrosis.
Clinical Trial Protocol ID: 
Clinical Trial Investigator Name: 
Nikunj Shah, MD
Clinical Trial Protocol Description: 

The purpose of this study is to determine the efficacy and safety of cenicriviroc (CVC) for the treatment of liver fibrosis in adult subjects with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). 2000 subjects will be recruited for this study. At Rush University Medical Center, we expect to recruit 5 subjects. The treatment will be assigned randomly.

Clinical Trial Eligibility Criteria: 

In order to participate you must meet the following criteria:

  • Have histological diagnosis of NASH.
  • Have liver fibrosis stage 2 or 3.

You will be excluded from the study if any of the following criteria apply to you:

  • Have liver cirrhosis.
  • Have other known causes of liver diseases.
  • Have prior liver transplantation

This is a partial list of inclusion and exclusion criteria.

Clinical Trial Area: 
Liver, Biliary and Pancreatic Disorders
Contact Phone: 
(312) 563-2140
Contact Name: 
Wendy Dewey, RN