Lychee Study - Participants Needed for a Research Study
UC Davis nutrition scientists are conducting a study that looks at the effects of lychee fruit extract supplements on cardiovascular health.
To qualify for the study you must be:
- A postmenopausal woman, 50-70 years of age or a man, 40-65 years of age
- Waist circumference 40 inches or greater for men; 35 inches or greater for women
- Have a blood pressure that is higher than normal (120 over 80) but not currently treated for high blood pressure
- Not taking medications for anxiety, depression, high blood pressure, cholesterol
- Willing to consume a lychee fruit extract (LFE) supplement or a placebo during the study period.
You will receive at no cost:
- Copies of standard laboratory results
- Compensation for your visits
For more information: call (530) 752-2915 or use the online form to contact study coordinator.