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Associated Conditions


Principal Investigator



Study Status: Active-Open Enrollment
Study Name: ACME
Study Focus: Patients with Type 1 Diabetes
Study Contact: To learn more, please call 1-877-854-8475 or fill out Contact Us form. 
Study Purpose: To develop a comprehensive model of energy balance and metabolic flexibility for Type 1 diabetes.

To be enrolled in this study, you must meet certain requirements.  You are eligible to participate if you meet the following criteria:

  • Age 19-30
  • Type 1 Diabetics, Healthy Lean, Overweight, or Obese subjects
  • A1c 6.5-13%
  • BMI 18-39

Study Duration:

  • Phase 1 up to 39 days
  • Phase 2 up to 68 days

Study Commitment: 

  • Phase 1
    o    1 Screening Visit
    o    Total of 3 overnight Stays
    o    Total of 1 outpatient Visit
    o    Total of 2 phone Calls
  • Phase 2
    o    Total of 3 overnight Stays
    o    Total of 2 outpatient Visits
    o    Total of 7 phone Calls

Study Procedures:

  • Physical Exam, vital signs, height, and weight, measurement of waist circumference
  • Stool Collection
  • Multiple blood draws and urine collection
  • Pregnancy Test
  • FibroScan
  • Dexa Scan
  • MRI
  • Calorimetry
  • Dietary Counseling  

Compensation offered up to $1495.00.

This study is being conducted under the direction of Dr. Richard Pratley, at 301 East Princeton Street, Orlando, Florida 32804.

This study is currently enrolling.