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Regional Fatty Acid Metabolism in Humans

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
Information provided by:
Mayo Clinic Identifier:
First received: September 10, 2003
Last updated: April 29, 2015
Last verified: April 2015
There are several studies looking at how dietary fat is metabolized by humans. We give special meals and collect blood, breath, urine and fat samples to study how people burn and store dietary fat.

Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Regional Fatty Acid Metabolism in Humans

Further study details as provided by Mayo Clinic:

Enrollment: 0
Study Start Date: September 1999
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2005

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 50 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria: BMI<25 Lean, sedentary with family history of DM2 and Lean, sedentary without family history of DM2 and Lean, active without family history of DM2. Non-smokers.

Exclusion Criteria: Known systemic illness, cardiac and vascular disease and BP> 160/95 on HTN meds. Medications that affect fat metabolism.

We do not pay for travel expenses.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00068887

United States, Minnesota
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota, United States, 55905
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mayo Clinic
  More Information Identifier: NCT00068887     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: RFAMH (DK45343) (withdrawn)
Study First Received: September 10, 2003
Last Updated: April 29, 2015

Keywords provided by Mayo Clinic:
type 2 diabetes
some studies - family history of type 2 diabetes

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases processed this record on June 22, 2017