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Design and organization of a clinical study-nutritional intervention to evaluate the bioactivity of innovative food products
The objective of the action concerns the planning and organization of a clinical study-nutritional intervention to evaluate the bioactivity of innovative foods on blood and urine biomarkers effecting postprandial lipemia, glycemia and oxidative stress.
Laboratory to which access is provided:
Human Nutrition Unit, Department of Food Science and Nutrition, University of the Aegean, Limnos.
Laboratory equipment that will be available:
Immunological analyzer, biochemical analyzer, statistical programs, study protocols.
Methods that are used in the laboratory:
In house method for the determination of indicators of postprandial lipemia, glycemia and oxidative stress, indicatively antioxidant capacity, lipid profile, glucose, insulin, uric acid etc., in blood and urine samples.
Permitted time for access to the laboratory:
Access to equipment and lab areas is provided during business hours for a maximum of 10 days per user.
Time period for access to the service:
15 June – 15 July 2023
Information – Clarifications:
The Human Nutrition Unit of the Department of Food Science and Nutrition of the University of the Aegean provides an opportunity for professionals and scientists working in the fields of public health, nutrition, and/or food technology to use the facilities of the infrastructure and the experience of its researchers, to design their own clinical study. In particular, the final participants will have the opportunity to use statistical programs, study protocols, immunological and biochemical analyzers and blood sampling areas to plan and prepare a nutritional intervention adapted to the needs of the research questions they want to investigate.