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The Effect of Alcohol on ABCA1 Expression and Lipid Metabolism

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00558935
Recruitment Status : Terminated (It was found that 20g of alcohol daily had no effect on ABCA1 expression or HDL levels.)
First Posted : November 16, 2007
Last Update Posted : May 10, 2011
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November 14, 2007
November 16, 2007
May 10, 2011
October 2007
October 2008   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
measurements of dyslipidemia [ Time Frame: 2 years ]
Same as current
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lipid functionality [ Time Frame: 2 years ]
Same as current
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The Effect of Alcohol on ABCA1 Expression and Lipid Metabolism
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The purpose of this study is to investigate the effects of red wine on ABCA1 levels
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Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Triple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Heart Disease
Dietary Supplement: Red Wine
20g alcohol daily/red wine for 4 weeks
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December 2008
October 2008   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy participants
  • Aged 18-65 years
  • Free of overt coronary disease
  • BMI < 35
  • Fasting plasma glucose <6.1 mmol
  • Unmedicated
  • No major illness

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Unable to give informed consent
  • Smokers
  • Participants with alcoholism
Sexes Eligible for Study: Male
18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
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Bayside Health
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Principal Investigator: Bronwyn A Kingwell, PhD Baker Heart Research Institute
Bayside Health
May 2011

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