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Volunteers needed for EEG study on taste processing


Ethics ref: 2017-0713-3681


Are you interested in participating in psychological research into how the brain processes pleasant tastes? We are looking for female participants for an EEG study! The study will take a maximum of three hours. You will be compensated for your time.


You can participate if you satisfy the inclusion criteria:


  • Female

  • 18 years or over

  • No dieting in previous three months

  • Never diagnosed with a neurological disorder

  • Never diagnosed with an eating disorder (except for binge eating disorder)

  • Never diagnosed with a psychological disorder

  • No use of medication that will not allow fasting or that affects hunger and fullness

  • No illness that does not allow fasting

  • No diabetes

  • Not currently pregnant or breastfeeding

  • Not currently a smoker

  • Not currently a regular recreational drug user





Contact details

Please sign up through the Manchester SONA system, or contact Imca Hensels (