2640- Metabolic Markers to Develop Assays and Optimize Warfighter Fitnesss
Men and Women, aged 18 to 30
The purpose of this study is to discover molecules, such as sugars and proteins, in blood and urine that are related to physical fitness.
- BMI >32; <19kg/m2
- Acute or terminal illness
- Weight change by +/- 7.5% in the last 6 months
- No prescription medications (contraceptives ok)
- Fracture in the last 6 months
- Heart Disease
- Neuromuscular Diseases
|Length of Study:
||# of Visits:
||1 screening and 4 visits
||$40 for screening visit, and can earn up to $320 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