TABLE 1

Characteristics of diabetic and control subjects

Type 2 diabetic subjectsControl subjects
n66
Age (years)63.8 ± 1.670.8 ± 1.6
Sex (F/M)3/33/3
Fasting plasma glucose (mmol/l)10.6 ± 1.3*5.2 ± 0.08
BMI (kg/m2)28.6 ± 0.730.1 ± 1.2
Duration of diabetes (years)12.5 ± 3.4
Diabetes treatment5 sulfonylurea, 1 diet
  • Data are means ± SEM.

  • * P < 0.05.