Fructose Challenge

FGF21 and Fructose Challenge in Humans

The primary aim of this study is to examine the effect of acute ingestion of fructose on serum FGF21 levels. Subjects in this study will be lean volunteers and individuals with metabolic syndrome.

No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Dietary Supplement - oral carbohydrate challenge

Participants will fast for 8 hours and then drink a beverage containing fructose.

Fibroblast Growth Factor 21 and Fructose Challenge in Humans