2581: Bioactive Plant Food
Men and women, over 50 years old
To determine the effect of bioactive plant foods on functional bioavailability and stability.
- Diabetes medication or hormone replacement therapy
- Smoking (over a time of last 6 months) or nicotine replacement
- Alcohol consumption of more than or equal to 7 drinks per week
- Renal or liver disease
- Insulin requiring diabetes
- Fat malabsorption
- Unwillingness to adhere to study protocol
- Abnormal screening laboratory analysis results
|Length of Study:
||6 weeks (2 week run in period and 4 week intervention).
||4, 2-3 hour visits, no over night stays
$25 for screening visit, and will be paid up to $325 if you qualify and complete the study.
|No. of Visits:
||1 screening and 4 visits
||Limited Fruits and Vegetables throughout the study period (6 weeks) and eat a nutrition bar twice a day for 4 wks during 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