TABLE 1

Univariate relationships (Spearman’s rank correlation coefficient) with plasma NEFA concentrations in the Oxford BioBank

NEFA withBMIFat massWHRInsulinHOMA-IRTG3-OHBCRPSBPDBP
Males
 rs0.0570.0310.034−0.028−0.0250.0170.5700.0450.1570.050
 P0.0940.3620.3230.4090.4660.616<0.0010.264<0.0010.141
 n859859856859859859857627859859
Females
 rs0.0910.0810.0430.0860.0940.1420.6540.1160.1320.126
 P0.0070.0170.2090.0120.006< 0.001<0.0010.004<0.001<0.001
 n861861859861861861861633861861
  • Samples were from 1,720 healthy individuals, median age 41 (range 2–53) years, median BMI 25 (range 15–48) kg/m2. 3-OHB, 3-hydroxybutyrate; DBP, diastolic blood pressure; HOMA-IR, homeostatic model assessment of insulin resistance; SBP, systolic blood pressure; WHR, waist-to-hip ratio.