- Imaging Molecular Pathology of Diabetes with PET
Volunteers Sought for Research Study on the Pathophysiology of Diabetes
Researchers at the Department of Radiology at MGH are conducting a study to evaluate the use of PET/CT imaging to investigate factors contributing to the development of diabetes.
We are looking for healthy volunteers who are at least 18 years of age.
-answering many questions about your medical and family history and about your mind and how you think
-having a PET/CT scan of the abdomen and brain
-having MRI scans of the brain
-drinking a nutritional supplement shake then having several small blood samples drawn from an intravenous line
Procedures will take a total of about four hours on one visit day. Participants will be paid $200 for their time and effort upon completion.
Participation is confidential.
For more information please call Melissa Knight at 617-643-3708, Monday through Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm.