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Vol. LXVI, No. 22
October 24, 2014
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Volunteers

Overweight Volunteers Needed

Doctors at NIH seek volunteers ages 18 and older who are overweight to participate in a research study. Doctors are studying the role of the anti-inflammatory drug colchicine in overweight, non-diabetic adults. The results of this research study may help doctors understand more about how to prevent and treat the complications of obesity. This study will involve 4 visits lasting 5-6 hours each over a 3-month span. All study-related tests and medications are provided at no cost. Participants will be compensated. For more information, call 1-866-444-2214 (TTY 1-866-411-1010) and refer to study 14-CH-0119.

Normal Weight Men Needed

NIDDK seeks healthy normal weight men, ages 18-35 years old, to participate in a research study. Doctors want to learn how the body burns energy at different temperatures. Participants will have a 17-day inpatient stay in the metabolic clinical research unit of the Clinical Center with weekends off. Compensation is provided. For more information call 1-866-444-2214 (TTY 1-866-411-1010) or visit clinicaltrials.gov. Refer to study 13-DK-0200.

NIDDK Seeks Healthy Females

NIDDK seeks healthy females, ages 18-40 years old, to join a study. Researchers want to better understand vitamin E requirements in women.You will participate in at least one 4-night inpatient admission, with follow-up outpatient testing for 1 month. Study-related tests and procedures are provided at no cost. Compensation will be provided. For more information, call 1-866-444-2214 (TTY 1-866-411-1010) and refer to 09-DK-0097.