The purpose of this study is to better understand the effect of a single bout of 60-minute of exercise on your adipose (fat) tissue. This information will help determine how exercise affects metabolic health.
This study involves:
- Have a phone interview to discuss the study and see if you are eligible.
- Attending a 3.5-hour screening visit with an Oral Glucose Tolerance Test.
- Attended 2 visits to Joslin for an exercise assessment and fat tissue sampling.
- Blood tests and survey.
** Monetary Compensation and parking validation will be provided for eligible study participants
- Age 20-60 years
- Exercising <3 times per week
- BMI 30-49 kg/m2
Exercise Research Team at 617-309-4378 or exercise.research [at] joslin.harvard.edu