TABLE 1

Subject characteristics

FH+FH−
Age (years)43 ± 242 ± 2
Sex (F/M)5/35/3
Ethnicity (Mexican-American/Anglo)5/34/4
BMI (kg/m2)27.2 ± 1.226.2 ± 1.3
Percent lean body mass69 ± 369 ± 3
Fasting plasma glucose (mg/dl)97 ± 395 ± 2
HbA1c (%)5.1 ± 0.15.2 ± 0.2
Fasting plasma insulin (μU/ml)8.5 ± 0.5*7.0 ± 0.5
Fasting plasma FFA (μM)643 ± 69547 ± 33
Cholesterol (mg/dl)197 ± 13192 ± 15
 LDL cholesterol (mg/dl)122 ± 8120 ± 9
 HDL cholesterol (mg/dl)54 ± 553 ± 3
Triglycerides (mg/dl)109 ± 2395 ± 25
  • Data are means ± SE.

  • *

    * P < 0.05 for FH+ vs. FH.