Funding for this research was provided by:
Grove City College
Received: 9 July 2020
Accepted: 4 September 2020
First Online: 29 September 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Participants read and signed the informed consent before enrolling in this research study. Grove City College Institutional Review Board approved this research study. All the procedures have been performed in accordance with eh declaration of Helsinki.
: Not applicable.
: PJP, CQR, DLA, DWJ, KGA, JLH, ELE, SRH, TJR, ADA, GLW, JDB declare no competing interest. DD is an inventor on a patent entitled “Composition and Methods of Elevating and Sustaining Ketosis” USPTO# 20170266148. This invention was made with government support under Grant # N00014-13-1-0062 awarded by the Department of Defense, Office of Naval Research. APK and DPD are inventors on provisional patents “Compositions and Methods for Weight Loss Maintenance” and “Prevention of Muscle Wasting with Ketone Supplementation” using technologies dissimilar to the ketones formulation used in this manuscript. At the time of this publication, provision patents were still under review. However, should provisional patents become accepted and royalties ever accrue, APK and DPD will receive a share under the terms prescribed by the University of South Florida. DPD is an owner of Ketone Technologies LLC and has served as a consultant and conference speaker.