Mac Research Study needs Women 60–75

October 24, 2019 12:35 PM | Anonymous
Effects of n-3 PUFA supplementation on healthy older women undergoing unilateral knee Immobilization; Principal Investigator: Dr. Stuart Phillips, Department of Kinesiology

Healthy, non-smoking, non-diabetic women between the ages of 60-75 years are needed for this study, which will investigate the effects of fish oil supplementation on muscle growth during single leg immobilization.

Participants will undergo 7 weeks of supplementation, including 1 week of one legged immobilization. Muscle mass and strength will be measured during weekly visits to campus.

Participants will be compensated for their time.

Please contact Mr. Jonathan Mcleod mcleoj2@mcmaster.ca; phone 647-628-1287 for more information.

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