Interested in how your body responds to kiwifruit?

With a particular interest in diabetes prevention, the Human Nutrition Unit is conducting a new acute study to explore whether consuming kiwifruit can provide additional health benefits beyond its typical nutritional value, especially energy expenditure, blood sugar, and appetite control.

What does this study involve?
  • Attend a 1-hour Screening Visit to the University of Auckland's Human Nutrition Unit in Mount Eden
  • Attend a Body Composition Scan
  • Attend 2 Study Visits (5 hours each, 8.30am - 1.30pm)
How do I know if I am eligible? You may be eligible if you fulfil the following criteria:
  • Between 18 - 60 years old
  • BMI between 24 - 40 kg/m2
  • Have elevated fasting blood sugar, but not diabetes (we can test this for you at no cost)
  • Able to attend 1 Screening Visit (1 hour), 1 Body Composition Scan (30 minutes), and 2 Study Visits (5 hours each)
  • European Caucasian or Chinese
  • Willing to have blood taken as part of a clinical study
  • Not vegetarian or vegan (contains dairy and beef products)
What will you receive?
  • Invaluable information about your health, including blood tests, body composition scan, and up to NZD170 shopping vouchers as koha.


Please Fill Out The Survey Below To Check Your Eligibility For The NZ Food & Beverage Study.

After completing the survey, you will receive a copy of the Participant Information Sheet in your email. One of our researchers will be in contact with you (if you appear eligible).






  • 参加奥克兰大学人类营养学研究所位于Mount Eden 的1小时筛查访问
  • 参加一次身体组成扫描
  • 参加两次研究访问(每次5小时,上午8点半至下午1点半)
  • 介于18 - 60 岁
  • 体重指数(BMI)介于24 - 40 kg/m2
  • 空腹血糖偏高,但没有糖尿病 (我们可以免费帮您测试)
  • 可以参加一次一小时的筛查访问,一次30分钟的身体组成扫描, 和两次五小时的研究访问
  • 是欧洲高加索族 华裔
  • 作为临床研究的组成部分,愿意提供血液样本
  • 不是素食或蔬食主义者 (含有乳制品和牛肉)
  • 关于您的健康的宝贵信息,包括血液测试、身体组成扫描、和高达NZD170购物券作为感谢。





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