Plant Polyphenol Study

We are looking for interested participants to volunteer to participate in a 4 week research study that will investigate the beneficial effects of supplementation with a plant polyphenol blend rich in anthocyanins on parameters of inflammation and metabolic responses following a challenge with a Western style diet meal.

To qualify for this study you must be:

  • Healthy men and women
  • 18-35 years of age
  • Weighing more than 110 pounds (and a BMI between 21 to 29.9 kg/m2)
  • Be willing to come in for one study visit lasting 1 hour and two study visits lasting about 6 hours each
  • Be willing to eat high-fat meal and provide blood samples
  • Having no known allergies to bilberries, black currants, or rice
  • Be willing to stop all supplement use prior to and throughout the study period

Participants will receive:

  • Participants will receive $200 for completion of all study visits

Study Location:

  • Ragle Human Nutrition Research Center, Academic Surge, UC Davis


For more information: call (530) 752-9262 or use the online form to contact a study coordinator.