TABLE 1

Comparison of intraperitoneal adipose mRNA expression levels in lean vs. obese study subjects (n = 46)

GeneLean (n = 21)Obese (n = 25)Adjusted forP*
GLUT45.77 (0.70)4.78 (0.43)Sex, ageNS
CD683.38 (0.39)3.03 (0.29)Sex, ageNS
CD1448.18 (0.81)10.16 (0.77)Sex, ageNS
GLI17.46 (0.79)5.17 (0.39)Sex, age0.0237
GLI17.54 (0.79)5.32 (0.39)Sex, age, CD680.0224
GLI17.80 (0.79)5.06 (0.39)Sex, age, CD1440.0049
GLI17.85 (0.79)5.27 (0.39)Sex, age, CD68, CD1440.0065
  • Data are arbitrary units and presented as mean ± SEM.

  • *P values obtained from ANOVA.

  • NS, not significant.