About The PRIMe Study

PRIMe Study's goal is to set recommendations for protein intake that can help maintain a healthy weight and muscle mass for people with cancer.

This is an exciting study where different amounts of protein intake will be tested.

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Participate in PRIMe

Learn about what is involved in participating in this exciting nutrition intervention. Timelines, what is expected from you and what we offered to you.


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Get to know us

Meet the team of professionals behind the PRIMe Study

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PRIMe Study Blog

    We were delighted to have Global News visit our Human Nutrition Research Unit. The full article and video can be found on the Global News Edmonton website! http://globalnews.ca/news/3521927/...
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    See the below links for coverage of the PRIMe study in the local news!http://edmontonjournal.com/news/local-news/university-of-alberta-seeks-colorectal-cancer-patients-for-nutrition-studyhttps://www.u...
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    For all of you peanut butter lovers, here are some high protein recipes that you can use as snacks or even for breakfast!
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    Recipe options are provided to help you incorporate protein into your meals or snacks. Please talk to the PRIMe Study Team if you would like more ideas on how to increase your protein intake and ...
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Where the PRIMe Study will take place

The Human Nutrition Research Unit (HNRU) offers access to state-of-the-art equipment to analyze body composition and metabolism.

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PRIMe Study University of Alberta

2-004 8602 112 Street

University of Alberta
Edmonton, AB, T6G 2E1

780 492-7820