GENESIS stands for “Genicular artery embolisation for osteoarthritis of the knee”. This study is a interdisciplinary experiment to investigate the use of ’embolisation’ as a surgical treatment for knee osteoarthritis (OA).
This project includes two studies, investigating how the gut microbiome influences the brain and behaviour (Study 1) and how taking probiotics that enhance the microbiome affects this relationship (Study 2).
Open to caucasian males 18-50 years of age. For more detailed eligibility criteria, please see the study page.
Subjective cognitive imapirment brings many concerned older adults to their GP, however, it is unclear if subjective cognitive impairment is a useful indicator of early changes in memory and thinking that could be related to disorders such as dementia. This study is open to healthy adults aged 50-80 years.
Upcoming and future studies
We have research studies happening all the time, on a variety of different topics, and using different methods. If you’re interested in being a participant in our studies, you can sign up to our participant database and we will let you know about future studies you might be eligible for.