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Milkshake Study

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


This is a neuroimaging study looking at the brain's response to a milkshake and a drug for Type 2 diabetes. The goal is to see how a Type 2 diabetes drug affects how hungry a person feels. This study accepts healthy volunteers only.


Brain/Head, Diabetes, Nutrition, Obesity


Drug or Biologic



18 - 35 years


Study Population

Adults - Generally Healthy


Kyle Burger
Associate Professor
Nutrition Operations

For questions, contact:

Katie Gandee
(919) 904-4803
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Recruitment Period End

June 21, 2019


Primary Location
McGavran-Greenberg Hall 2225
McGavran-Greenberg Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
Secondary Location
Biomedical Research Imaging Center
Marsico Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA

Study Qualifications

Gender Any

Age Range 18 - 35 years

Participant qualification(s) Adults- generally healthy

Not eligible if: Have metal implants or braces, Serious medical problems or illness (Type 2 diabetes, CVD, major depression)

Number of Visits

    » 3 In person visit(s)

    1 Screening, 2 Clinic

    » 0 Remote visit(s)

Participation Period

2 weeks



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