TABLE 1

Clinical and laboratory characteristics of subjects

Lipid infusion rate (ml/h)
306090
n966
Sex (M/F)6/33/34/2
Age (years)31 ± 425 ± 126 ± 2
BMI (kg/m2)24 ± 124 ± 124 ± 1
Lean body mass (%)75 ± 374 ± 373 ± 3
Glucose (mg/dl)*87 ± 287 ± 286 ± 2
Insulin (μU/ml)*5 ± 17 ± 17 ± 2
FFA (μmol/l)*434 ± 54377 ± 62383 ± 27
  • Data are means ± SE.

  • *

    * Fasting plasma levels on the day of the oral glucose tolerance test (mean of three basal values).