Plasma Pharmacokinetics of Alkylresorcinol Metabolites; New Candidate Biomarkers for Whole Grain Rye and Wheat Intake (Rye-kinetics)

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 6, 2009
Last Update Posted : August 6, 2009
Samfundet Folkhälsan
Sigrid Jusélius Foundation
Information provided by:
Helsinki University

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to investigate the kinetics of two known alkylresorcinol metabolites in human subjects after intake of high-fiber rye bread. Whole grain rye is the most abundant source of alkylresorcinols.

Condition or disease
Kinetics of Alkylresorcinol Metabolites

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 15 participants
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Kinetic Study of Two Known Alkylresorcinol Metabolites in Human Subjects After the Intake of Rye Fiber, the Most Abundant Source of Alkylresorcinols in Diet.
Study Start Date : March 2009
Actual Primary Completion Date : April 2009
Actual Study Completion Date : May 2009

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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
healthy, free-living females and males

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy, volunteer

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Hemoglobin below 125 mmol/L in females and below 135 mmol/L in males use of antibiotics within 3 months before entering the study

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00953836

Folkhälsan Research Center
Helsinki, Finland, 00250
Sponsors and Collaborators
Helsinki University
Samfundet Folkhälsan
Sigrid Jusélius Foundation
Study Director: Matti J Tikkanen, M.D., prof. Department of Medicine, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland Identifier: NCT00953836     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 22/13/03/00/09
First Posted: August 6, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 6, 2009
Last Verified: August 2009

Keywords provided by Helsinki University:
alkylresorcinol metabolites
rye fiber