CGM Peptide Study

Study Type

Weight Loss/Obesity

Study Purpose

The goal of the CGM Peptide research study is to measure insulin resistance in a wide range of people.

About the Study

The study consists of 1 visit to the Pennington Biomedical outpatient clinic and 1 24-hour stay at the Pennington Biomedical inpatient clinic.

Study Design

Number of Visits:

  • 3 study visits, including 1 screening visit and 1 overnight stay


  • Weight, height and blood pressure
  • Medical history and physical exam
  • Glucose test
  • Blood draw
  • Glucose monitor
  • Metabolic chamber
  • DXA Scan (Dual X-ray Absorptiometry)

Study Qualifications

To qualify for this research study, participants should:

  • Be between the ages of 18-65
  • Have a Body Mass Index (BMI) between 20-35 calculate your BMI
  • Not be diagnosed with diabetes

* You may not qualify for this study based on other eligibility criteria not listed. The study coordinator will go over this information in detail.

Study Duration

Participation in the study will last approximately 3 days.


Compensation of up to $75 is offered for the completion of this study.

Study Contact

If you are interested in volunteering for this research study, click here to screen online. Interested volunteers may also 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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