CD36 & Intestinal Fat Absorption

Official Title

CD36 & Intestinal Fat Absorption

Study Details

This study examines how differences in your DNA influence a protein (CD36) that helps the body metabolize fats.

Principal Investigator

Dr. Nada Abumrad

IRB Number



1. Participants must be 18 to 65 years of age and must self-identify as African American/black
2. Participants must have a body mass index 25-39.9 kg/cm2
3. Participants must not have diabetes

This study accepts healthy volunteers.

Volunteer Information

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