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Botanical Oil Supplementation in Diabetic and Metabolic Syndrome Subjects

2014-08-27 03:12:54 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This study will compare how well a combination of borage and echium oils will reduce inflammation compared to fish oils and placebo oil in subjects that are diabetic or have metabolic syndrome.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Subject), Primary Purpose: Basic Science

Conditions

Diabetes

Intervention

borage/echium oil combination, fish oil, corn oil

Location

Wake Forest University Health Sciences
Winston-Salem
North Carolina
United States
27157

Status

Recruiting

Source

Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:12:54-0400

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