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FFA Metabolism in Different Types of Human Obesity

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
(NOT A CLINICAL TRIAL)
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00068900
First Posted: September 12, 2003
Last Update Posted: April 30, 2015
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Information provided by:
Mayo Clinic
  Purpose
We will give intravenous fat molecules to help us understand how the fat that is released from peoples fat cells is used. This will be done when people are eating, not eating and walking.

Condition
Obesity

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: FFA Metabolism in Different Types of Human Obesity

Further study details as provided by Mayo Clinic:

Enrollment: 0
Study Start Date: November 2003
Study Completion Date: February 2004
Primary Completion Date: January 2004 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria: BMI 28-36 -upper body obesity and lower body obesity non-obese BMI 19-24. Females premenopausal. Must be a non-smoker.

Exclusion Criteria: BP> 160/95 on HTN meds, known systemic illness. Medications that affect fat metabolism. We do no cover travel expenses. Known heart and vascular disease.

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00068900


Locations
United States, Minnesota
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota, United States, 55905
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mayo Clinic
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00068900     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: FFAMET - dk40484 (withdrawn)
First Submitted: September 10, 2003
First Posted: September 12, 2003
Last Update Posted: April 30, 2015
Last Verified: April 2015

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Obesity
Overnutrition
Nutrition Disorders
Overweight
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms