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Principal Investigator



Study Status: Active-Open to Enrollment
Study Name: MILE
Study Focus: Fiber and Imaging
Study Contact: To learn more, please call 1-877-854-8475 or fill out the Contact us form.
Study Purpose: To investigate if fiber supplementation (inulin) will lead to a decrease in liver fat.

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

  • BMI 27.5-45 kg/m2
  • 35-65 years of age 
  • Not type 1 diabetic

Study Duration:  approximately 9 weeks

Study Commitment:

  • 1 Screening visit
  • 9 Outpatient visits
  • Sub-study: 2-night, 2-day in-patient stay (optional)

Study Procedures:

  • Physical exam, vital signs, height, weight, fasting labs (blood)
  • Urine Drug Screen
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Blood draw
  • DEXA
  • MRI’s
  • Urine and stool collections
  • Sub-study: vitals, height, weight, 34-hour infusion, and blood draws (optional)

Compensation offered up to $ 610.00 plus $425.00 for Sub-study (optional)

This study is being conducted under the direction of Karen Corbin, PhD at 301 East Princeton Street, Orlando, Florida 32804.

This study is currently enrolling.