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VLDL-triglyceride Under Acute Hyperinsulinaemia

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 26, 2008
Last Update Posted : November 7, 2011
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Aarhus

Brief Summary:
The purpose of the study is to investigate and compare the lipid metabolism in lean and obese individuals. We want to investigate the effect of postprandial hyperinsulinaemia on VLDL-triglyceride metabolism

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Obesity Dietary Supplement: Food (fat free meal)

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 16 participants
Official Title: VLDL-triglyceride Under Acute Hyperinsulinaemia
Study Start Date : March 2008
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2010
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2010

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Lean male
Dietary Supplement: Food (fat free meal)
Fat free meal (40% of REE)

Males with type 2 diabetes
Dietary Supplement: Food (fat free meal)
Fat free meal (40% of REE)

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. VLDL metabolism [ Time Frame: Few hours ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA
specimen of muscle specimen of adipose tissue

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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Males with diabetes from departments out-patient clinic. Control group of healthyt volunteers

Inclusion Criteria:

- Written consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Known diseases
  • Alcohol abuse
  • Smoker
  • Regular use of medicine

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00624104

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Department of Endocrinology M, Aarhus Hospital
Aarhus C, Denmark, 8000
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Aarhus

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Responsible Party: University of Aarhus Identifier: NCT00624104     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ES-0001
First Posted: February 26, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 7, 2011
Last Verified: November 2011

Keywords provided by University of Aarhus:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases