REGENT-1 Safety and Feasibility of Endoscopic Application of a Novel Therapy for Duodenal Mucosal Regeneration in the Treatment of Type II Diabetes Study)

Aim of Study:

The Regent-1 Study assesses the Endogenex Endoscopic Duodenal Mucosal Regeneration procedure for the treatment of Type 2 Diabetes. The Endogenex device is a novel investigational device that utilises pulsed electric fields to promote regeneration of the duodenal mucosa for improvement in glycemic control in patients with Type 2 Diabetes.

Patient Eligibility

  • Aged 18-70 years with Type 2 Diabetes (T2D
  • BMI 24–40 kg/M2

Cohort 1: Treated with 1–4 non-insulin glucose lowering medications

  • HbA1c 7.5–11.0%
  • T2D ≤ 10 yrs

Cohort 2: Treated with basal or premix insulin +/– non-insulin glucose lowering medications

  • HbA1c 7.0–9.5%
  • On insulin for ≤ 10 yrs
  • ≤ 60 IU/day with short/rapid acting components ≤ 30% of daily dose.

What will General Practices and General Practitioners be required to do?

  • General Practitioners to review patient lists generated by the patient identification tool TORCHRecruit and refer eligible patients to REGENT-1 Research Team Trial


  • $1000 honorarium for the participating general practice to assist with facilitation and coordination of Trial requirements
  • General practitioners can apply for self-directed CPD hours

For more information, download the flyer below or visit the website: Endogenex for Type 2 Diabetes (

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The ethics code is EC00343
Project ID Number: 78474
St Vincent’s HREC Reference: HREC 187/21