TABLE 1

Subject characteristics

LeanObese
n1010
Sex (M/F)6/45/5
Age (years)29.8 ± 2.232.0 ± 3.1
Weight (kg)72.2 ± 3.290.9 ± 2.5*
BMI (kg/m2)23.6 ± 0.831.0 ± 0.5*
Lean body mass (%)75 ± 267 ± 2
Fasting plasma glucose (mg/dl)89 ± 194 ± 3
Fasting plasma insulin (μU/ml)4.9 ± 0.89.6 ± 1.6
  • Data are means ± SE.

  • *

    * P < 0.001,

  • P < 0.05 vs. lean group.