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Study Details

LAU-7b: A Study Drug for People Hospitalized with COVID-19

(IRB#: IRB_00152353)

Peoples health with COVID-19 and other medical issues such as high blood pressure or existing lung disease may get worse over time and might need to go to the Intensive Care Unit. LAU-7b is a study drug for people with COVID-19 that also have other medical issues. Research is needed to know if the drug is safe and effective to improve peoples health. The information we learn may aid future patients.


  • All genders
  • Over 18 years old
  • Volunteers with special conditions
  •   In Person
  • Paid

Who can participate?

 Gender: All genders

  Age: Over 18 years old

  Volunteers: Volunteers with special conditions

   Location: In Person

 COVID-19 Study

Inclusion Criteria

  • 18 years and older
  • Hospitalized with COVID-19
  • At least one other health issue such as heart, high blood sugar, overweight, lung issues, history of smoking, or older than 70 years
  • In-person at the University of Utah

Exclusion Criteria

  • In hospital for more than 48 hours with COVID-19
  • Liver failure
  • End-stage cancer
  • Participating in another drug study
  • Pregnant or breastfeeding

Will I be paid for my time?


For more information contact:

Macy Barrios


IRB#: IRB_00152353

PI: Estelle Harris


Approval Date: 2022-07-27 06:00:00

Study Categories: COVID-19 Studies

Specialties: Pulmonary

Last Updated: 6/8/23