Sympathetic Activation in Obesity
Diseases of the Endocrine System | Obesity & Weight Control
What is the purpose of this trial?
Are you 18 to 45 years old and in general good health?
If you are 18 to 45 years old and in general good health, you may be eligible to participate in a study investigating whether obesity is associated with increased activity of the sympathetic nervous system. Study procedures will include: physical examination, blood work, an oral glucose tolerance test, 2 positron emission tomography (PET) scans, and microneurography, mixed meal test (MMT), and DXA scan.
Compensation up to $775.
- Ages18 years - 45 years
- Trial withNational Institute of Diabetes and Digestive & Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
- Start Date11/23/2021
- End Date07/31/2025
- Last Updated02/11/2022
- Study HIC#2000030749