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TAILoR (TelmisArtan and InsuLin Resistance in HIV): A Dose-Ranging Phase II Randomised Open-Labelled Trial of Telmisartan as a Strategy for the Reduction of Insulin Resistance in HIV-Positive Individuals on Combination Antiretroviral Therapy (cART)

Project title: TAILoR (TelmisArtan and InsuLin Resistance in HIV): A Dose-Ranging Phase II Randomised Open-Labelled Trial of Telmisartan as a Strategy for the Reduction of Insulin Resistance in HIV-Positive Individuals on Combination Antiretroviral Therapy (cART)

Call to action: 10/60 10/60 EME Researcher Led - 12 July 10

Research type: Primary Research

Chief investigator: Professor Sir Munir PirmohamedORCID logo

Lead Author: Dr Ruwanthi Kolamunnage-DonaORCID logo

Contractor: University of Liverpool

Cost: £892,361.46

Co-investigators: Dr Rachel Breen, Dr Ruwanthi Kolamunnage-DonaORCID logo, Dr Sudeep PushpakomORCID logo, Professor Andrew Owen, Professor David Back, Professor Jiten Vora, Professor John Whitehead, Professor Paula WilliamsonORCID logo, Professor Saye KhooORCID logo.

Started: April 2012 | Status: Published July 2019

ISRCTN: 51069819

This study showed that telmisartan (80 mg/day) did not reduce insulin resistance in HIV-positive people taking antiretroviral drugs.

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