Join a study



1) Eczema  
2) High cholesterol 
3) Urine Collection Study
4) Gout 
5) Lupus (Fremont Location)


Study participants will receive the study drug, and all study related testing and examinations at no cost. Compensation for time and travel may be available.

1) Eczema study


If you have been diagnosed with eczema, you may be eligible to participate in a clinical research study of an investigational ointment.  This research study is being conducted to compare the safety and effectiveness of a study ointment for eczema to that of a marketed ointment or a placebo.

2) High Cholesterol study 

The purpose of this research study is to compare the effects of the study drug, bococizumab (also called PF-04950615), with a placebo. 


There will be about 9,000 people enrolled in this study. The study is being done at about 1,489 different research sites in approximately 35 countries. About 15 people will be enrolled at our site.

You may be in this study for up to 50 months. However the study duration may be shorter as the study will be terminated when the endpoints have been met or 12 months after the last subject has entered the study. You will need to visit the research site at up to approximately 20 times with 2 weeks to 4 months intervals during the study.

3) Urine collection study (men and women)

We are collecting urine samples to test a urinalysis system. Please call 925-413-1451.

4) Gout study 

This is a 5-9 year study to evaluate the safety of Febuxostat (Uloric) and Allopurinol. Study-related medical care and services are provided at no cost to study participants. Compensation for time and travel will be provided.

You may qualify to participate if you:


Female 55 years or older
Male 50 years or older
Have gout


​5) Lupus (Fremont Location)

A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled 52-Week Study to Assess Adverse Events of Special Interest in Adults with Active, Autoantibody-Positive Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Receiving Belimumab.


Future studies include: GERD, Weight Loss, Coronary Heart Disease, Type 2 Diabetes, , Back Pain,  Erectile Dysfunction, Hypertension, COPD, IBS, Opioid Constipation, Arthritis

To find out more information about a specific study, please call 925-413 1451 or email studies@westcoastresearch.com.  Our staff will be able to tell you more about the research study and answer your questions.