Official Title

Modulating Physiologic Effects Of Phospholipid Metabolism In Obesity And Diabetes, AIM 4: Composition and Function of Sarcoplasmic Reticulum in persons with the Metabolic Syndrome

Study Details

The purpose of this research study is to determine whether the muscle tissue in people with metabolic syndrome or pre-diabetes is different than those without this condition.

Principal Investigator

Clay Semenkovich

IRB Number



1. Participants must be 18 – 65 years old with AND without metabolic syndrome or pre-diabetes
2. Participants must not use tobacco products
3. Participants must not have type 2 diabetes, history of cancer, or any other major illness

Volunteer Information

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