TABLE 1

Characteristics of subjects

HealthyType 2 diabetes
n (M, F)7 (6, 1)7 (4, 3)
Age (years)40.3 ± 11.7744.6 ± 17.6
BMI (kg/m2)26 ± 5.4233 ± 3.37*
Triglyceride content (μg/cell)0.37 ± 0.1070.57 ± 0.169
Blood glucose (mg/dl)84.17 ± 10.13202.33 ± 60.79*
Blood insulin (μU/ml)8.12 ± 2.2725.15 ± 15.23*
  • Data are means ± SD.

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    * Significant difference from healthy (P < 0.05).