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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01130207
Recruitment Status :
First Posted : May 25, 2010
Last Update Posted : November 19, 2014
State University of New York - Upstate Medical University
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Edward J. Shillitoe, State University of New York - Upstate Medical University
The investigators will study people who are obese and will be treated by bariatric surgery. The investigators will test the hypothesis that some of the features of obesity are related to the bacteria in the gastro-intestinal tract.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 65 Years (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Patients with obesity who are already accepted for treatment by bariatric surgery in Syracuse NY
Will undergo bariatric surgery for treatment of obesity in Syracuse NY