Nutrasorb Study

Study Type


Study Purpose

The purpose of the Nutrasorb study is to make a food product from a plant compound and a soy-protein that is acceptable for consumption.

About the Study

Eligible participants will visit the Pennington Biomedical clinic and be asked to taste test the study product and then complete questions regarding the taste, smell, appearance, texture and pleasantness of the food product.

Note: You could be asked to return 2 additional times just to complete the taste test and questions. The return visits will occur if the product is found unacceptable and will be completed after a new product is produced.

Study Design

Number of Visits:
  • 1 study visit
  • Height and weight
  • Vital signs (pulse and blood pressure, etc.)
  • Taste test
  • Questionnaires

Study Qualifications

To qualify for this research study, participants should:

  • Be between the ages of 18 – 50 years old
  • Have a BMI between 20-30 calculate your BMI
  • Not be taking any prescription medications

Study Duration

Participation in the study will last approximately 1.5 hours.


Compensation of up to $35 is offered for the completion of this study. If you are asked to come in for additional taste tests, you will receive $20 for each additional taste test you complete.

Study Contact

If you think you may be eligible, please click the button below to screen online, call 225-763-3000, or email

If you think you may be eligible, please click the button below to screen online.


Please do not fill out this questionnaire for anyone other than yourself unless you are their legal guardian.
If you know someone who may be interested please direct them to the site or have them call us directly at 225-763-3000.


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