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The Clinical Trials Unit (CTU) is a fully equipped clinical research facility in terms of infrastructure and personnel to carry out clinical studies / clinical trials in accordance with applicable national and international regulations as well as (quality and safety) standards on behalf of or in cooperation. In-house academic studies (so-called “investigator-initiated trials) are carried out as well as studies commissioned by the (pharmaceutical) industry.



  • Project management, study planning and design
  • Scientific support
  • Development of (study) protocols and documents ("case report forms", etc.) Documentation and reporting
  • Recruitment
  • Monitoring
  • Conducting audits

Core Competencies

  • Hyper-, eu- and hypoglycemic clamps
  • insulin and glucose clamps
  • single, double and triple tracer technology
  • evaluation of glucose sensors, blood glucose meters and insulin pumps
  • open micro-perfusion & no-net-flux (NNF) technology


  • 250 m² research dedicated area 
  • 12 treatment places
  • 8 hospital beds on intermediate care level
  • Laboratory for sample preparation and standardized storage of study medication
  • Connection to the University Hospital Graz

Contact Medical Director

Eva Svehlikova 
T: +43 316 385 80416

Contact Managing Director

Sigrid Deller  
T: +43 316 385 72835