Volunteers for Research Study

UCLA Center for Human Nutrition, a CCIM member center is looking for volunteers for volunteers for a medically-supervised research study to evaluate:

“Effects of Turmeric and Black Pepper in a Meat Patty on Inflammation in Men with Type 2 Diabetes”

YOU MAY BE ELIGIBLE IF YOU:
  • ARE A 35-70 YEAR OLD MALE WITH TYPE 2 DIABETES OR GLUCOSE INTOLERANCE

  • ARE NOT BEING TREATED WITH INSULIN

  • ARE A NON-SMOKER

  • ARE NOT ALLERGIC TO TURMERIC OR BLACK PEPPER

During this study, your participation will last up to 21 days (including screen). There will be 4 clinic visits.  Blood samples will be taken at four visits, urine samples will be collected at three visits, and your blood flow will be tested at three visits.  You will be asked to avoid black pepper and turmeric for 9 days. Turmeric is a common ingredient of Indian curry. You will be paid up to $300 for your participation.

FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL:

(310) 825-8274

This study is being conducted by: David Heber, MD, PhD,  Zhaoping Li, MD, PhD, Alexis Jones, NP


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