Dietary Modulation of Neuroinflammation in Age-Related Memory Disorders
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03723694|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : October 29, 2018
Last Update Posted : June 4, 2020
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Memory Loss Inflammation||Dietary Supplement: 650 mg of Cocoapro flavanols Dietary Supplement: 0 mg of Cocoapro flavanols||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||146 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Triple (Participant, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)|
|Primary Purpose:||Basic Science|
|Official Title:||Dietary Modulation of Neuroinflammation in Age-Related Memory Disorders|
|Actual Study Start Date :||January 1, 2019|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||November 25, 2023|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||June 30, 2024|
Active Comparator: 650 mg of Cocoapro flavanols
Daily, each subject will consume either two cocoa flavanol-containing capsules twice a day with a meal.
Dietary Supplement: 650 mg of Cocoapro flavanols
12-week period during which participant will be asked to consume two cocoa-flavanol-containing capsules(650mg) twice a day with meals.
Placebo Comparator: 0mg Cocoapro flavanols
Daily, each subject will consume either ttwo placebo-containing capsules twice a day with a meal.
Dietary Supplement: 0 mg of Cocoapro flavanols
12-week period during which participant will be asked to consume two cocoa-flavanol-containing capsules(0mg) twice a day with meals.
- HMGB1 [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]circulating levels of the inflammatory marker HMGB1
- NFkB [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]TLR4-dependent NFkB
- TNFa [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]TLR4-dependent TNFa
- ModBent [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]modified Benton Recognition Task
- ModRey [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]Modified Rey Auditory Verbal Learning Test
- multiple cognitive domains [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]NIH Toolbox Cognition Battery, which includes adaptive computerized tests of executive function, attention, episodic memory, language, processing speed, and working memory
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03723694