Blood Doping

Denna studie är avslutad och tar tyvärr inte emot flera anmälningar!
We are looking for people with different ethnic and geographical backgrounds who wish to participate in a study that aims to develop new doping tests. Your participation requires you do give blood samples, donate 450 mL of your blood and allow re-infusion of your own red blood cells. You need to visit the clinic a total of 12 times.
Purpose
1. To develop a method for measuring substances (proteins) in red blood cells.
2. In order to then be able to measure those substances (proteins) in the blood after long term storage of red blood cells at low temperatures.
Knowledge gained
1. Method to detect blood doping
2. Method to determine the quality of red blood cells

Inclusion
• Genetic origin (i.e. where you or your ancestors were born) from Africa, Asia or India
• Non-smoker
• 20-40 year
• No blood borne disease
• Capable of performing a maximal exercise (running to exhaustion)
• Not given blood in the last 3 months
• Non-elite athletes (competition is not allowed during and three months after the study)
• Not pregnant or plan to become pregnant during study

Location: Blood Donation Center, Huddinge Hospital

Upplagd: 10/04-17. Senast ändrad: 23/11-17. Ansvarig för studien och informationen på denna sida är Christer Malm.