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Absorption Kinetics of Polyphenols in Angel's Plant (Angelica Keiskei)

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00721643
First Posted: July 24, 2008
Last Update Posted: April 25, 2017
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Tufts University
July 22, 2008
July 24, 2008
April 25, 2017
July 2008
March 2009   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Plasma quercetin [ Time Frame: 0, 30, 60, 100, 180, 240, 300, 360, 420 & 480 min ]
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Absorption Kinetics of Polyphenols in Angel's Plant (Angelica Keiskei)
Absorption Kinetics of Polyphenols in Angel's Plant (Angelica Keiskei)
The absorption kinetics of polyphenols in angel's plant (Angelica keiskei), which is a dark green leafy vegetable rich in antioxidant nutrients, will be determined in older adults in this pilot study.
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Interventional
Early Phase 1
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Basic Science
Oxidative Stress
  • Dietary Supplement: angel's plant (Angelica keiskei)
    Healthy control, one time dose of 5g dry power of Angelica keiskei
  • Dietary Supplement: Angel's plant (Angelica keiskei)
    Metaboic syndrome subjects, one time dose of 5g dry powder of angel's plant (Angelica keiskei)
  • Experimental: 1
    Healthy control, 5g dry power of angel's plant (Angelica keiskei)
    Intervention: Dietary Supplement: angel's plant (Angelica keiskei)
  • Experimental: 2
    Metabolic syndrome, 5g dry powder of angel's plant (Angelica keiskei)
    Intervention: Dietary Supplement: Angel's plant (Angelica keiskei)
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Completed
10
December 2010
March 2009   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy subjects (>60 yr, n=5)
  • subjects with metabolic syndrome (>60 yr, n=5)
  • Subjects who has

    • high fasting plasma glucose (>5.6 mmol/L),
    • central obesity (waist-hip ratio, >0.9 for men, >0.85 for women)
    • either high blood pressure (>130/85 mmHg) or high triacylglycerol (>1.7 mmol/L) will be selected to have metabolic syndrome.
  • normal hematological parameters, normal serum albumin, normal liver function, and normal kidney function
  • no history of smoking or alcoholism.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • consume >7 alcoholic drinks/wk
  • taking cholesterol medication or hormone replacement
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
60 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Yes
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United States
 
 
NCT00721643
HNRCA2580
BioGreen 20070301034009
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Kyung-Jin Yeum, Scientist, Jean Mayer USDA-Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University
Tufts University
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Principal Investigator: Kyung-Jin Yeum, Ph.D. Tufts Medical Center
Tufts University
April 2017

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