Table 1

Subject characteristics

CharacteristicValue
Male/female (n)18/3
Age (years)57.7 ± 1.1
Weight (kg)100.5 ± 2.9
BMI (kg/m2)33.4 ± 0.8
Fat mass (%)35.1 ± 1.2
VO2max (mL/min/kg)24.0 ± 1.2
Systolic BP (mmHg)149 ± 2.6
Diastolic BP (mmHg)92.8 ± 1.9
FPG (mmol/L)7.4 ± 0.2
HbA1c (%)7.1 ± 0.2
HbA1c (mmol/mol)54.0 ± 1.5
AST (units/L)23.7 ± 1.7
ALT (units/L)35.9 ± 3.2
y-GT (units/L)41.6 ± 3.5
Total cholesterol (mmol/L)8.4 ± 3.5
HDL cholesterol (mmol/L)1.2 ± 0.1
LDL cholesterol (mmol/L)2.6 ± 0.2
Triglycerides (mmol/L)2.0 ± 0.2
NEFA (μmol/L)672 ± 70
  • Data are mean ± SE unless otherwise indicated. ALT, alanine aminotransferase; AST, aspartate aminotransferase; BP, blood pressure; FPG, fasting plasma glucose; y-GT, γ-glutamyl transferase.