Healthy women and men ages 18-35 needed for a research study.

This is an advertisement seeking volunteers to participate in a research study entitled:

“Effect of acute limb heating on vascular ischemia-reperfusion injury in humans”

The University of North Texas Health Science Center and the Human Vascular Physiology Laboratory are recruiting up to 20 subjects (male and female) to take part in a study that will assess the protective effect of lower leg heating on vascular function following brief periods of ischemia.

You must be:
• 18-35 years old; males & females
• Generally healthy
• Currently a non-tobacco/nicotine user (cigarettes, e-cigarettes, chewing tobacco, nicotine patch/gum)

Study Requirements:
• Visit Human Vascular Physiology Laboratory at UNTHSC on 3 separate days, each visiting lasting approximately 1-4 hours
• Participation in this study is voluntary, and if you are a student or employee of UNTHSC your participation (or non-participation) in this study will in no way affect your academic standing or employment.
• Subjects will be compensated for their time and effort.

If you are interested in participating in this study as a research subject, please contact Dr. Steven Romero via email ( or phone (817-735-5159).