“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.
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