The Protein (Meat) and Function Study (ProF)

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 22, 2008
Last Update Posted : February 22, 2008
Information provided by:
University of Copenhagen

Brief Summary:
The aim of the proposed study is to investigate the effects of different amounts of protein intake primarily from meat on muscle function, immune response, mental function, proteomics, biochemical regulators of protein metabolism, energy expenditure, and composition in young healthy males.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Healthy Dietary Supplement: Placebo Dietary Supplement: Protein Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Primary Purpose: Basic Science
Official Title: Effect of Normal Versus High Amounts of Protein Intake on Physiological Functions and Proteomics in Healthy Men
Study Start Date : September 2007
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2007
Study Completion Date : April 2008

Arm Intervention/treatment
Placebo Comparator: 1 Dietary Supplement: Placebo

Experimental: 2 Dietary Supplement: Protein
30 E% from protein

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Ages Eligible for Study:   19 Years to 40 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy males, 19-40 y/o

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Smokers

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00621231

Department of human nutrition
Copenhagen, DK-Frederiksberg C, Denmark, 1958
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Copenhagen

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number): Identifier: NCT00621231     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: K101
First Posted: February 22, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 22, 2008
Last Verified: May 2007

Keywords provided by University of Copenhagen:
Protein Function
normal versus high protein intake