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Healthy volunteers needed for a drug study investigating how a commonly-used medicine, a statin, affects emotional information, rewarding information, and inflammation.

We are looking for healthy volunteers aged 18-50 years to participate in a study investigating how a statin (a medication commonly used to reduce cholesterol) changes the way we process emotional information and rewarding information, and its effect on inflammation.

Duration: Two appointments (one screening visit, one research visit) about 4 hours in total

Who can participate? Healthy volunteers aged 18 to 50 years

What does the study involve? Psychological tasks and taking one tablet each day for 7 days. Also, you will be asked questions about your medical history to check your suitability for the study and a blood test will be taken at each visit.

For more information in confidence, with no obligation to participate, please contact our research team at You will be reimbursed for your time!

Medical Sciences Inter-Divisional Research Ethics Committee reference: R69606/RE001