Healthy Men and Women, 18 to 35 years of age needed for research study.
IRB/UVa Tracking #: 18895
Principal Investigator: Liu Zhenqi,
Contact: Leona Hartline
Official Trial Title: Effect of Liraglutide on Endothelial Function and Insulin Sensitivity
Compensation: $750 paid upon completion of study
UVA Health System, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology is conducting a clinical research study. We want to learn more about how hormones affect blood vessels in skeletal and cardiac muscle. You may be eligible if you are a healthy normal weight adult, age 18-35, taking no medications. You must be a nonsmoker and have no first degree relatives with type 2 diabetes
Requirements: Two outpatient visits lasting ~1 to 1 ½ hours. 3 Outpatient visits lasting ~ 8 hrs each (~2-4 weeks apart). These are during the week. All visits require blood draws