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Integrating Quantitative Energetics Determines the Microbiome's Contribution to Energy Balance

2016-10-21 04:08:21 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to collect data to examine how diet impacts the composition and function of the bacteria in your large intestine.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Basic Science

Conditions

Obesity

Intervention

Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DEXA)/ Magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS), 23-hour Metabolic Calorimetry, Whole Room Calorimetry, Polyethylene glycol (PEG)

Location

Translational Research Institute for Metabolism and Diabetes
Orlando
Florida
United States
32804

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Translational Research Institute for Metabolism and Diabetes, Florida

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-10-21T04:08:21-0400

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