Healthy men and women 18-35 years
To determine absorption from the gut into the body of vitamin and minerals from common over-the-counter multivitamin and mineral supplement preparations (ICapsÂ® Eye Vitamin) contained in soft gelatin capsules or tablets
|Length of Study||
Approximately 15 weeks (1 month run-in, 3 - 1 week study phases with one month washout between phases)
|# of Visits||
13 (one screening visit, 12 study visits)
Standard breakfast, lunch and dinner on the first day of each of the three phases. A low fruit and vegetable diet will be followed during the 3 - 1 week study phases.
$25 for screening, $710 if you qualify and complete the study
|Can I work?||
- Length of study
Total length of the study including resident stays and nonresident visits.
This does not mean you will be testing the entire time.
The length of time volunteers are required to stay overnight at the HNRCA. Residents have their own private room, bathroom, television, VCR, and phone during their stay.
The amount of reimbursement for travel and inconvenience.
- Number of visits
Total number of nonresident visits.
- Study diet
Indicates meals which will be provided by the HNRCA
- Can I work?
Indicates if you will be able to work and if so, when.
For more information please complete our Study Inquiry Form or call Volunteer Services at (800) 738-7555 and a Recruiter will return your call as soon as possible.
We appreciate your interest in our program and we hope to work with you in the future.
The Recruitment Office
Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University