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VLDL-triglyceride Under Acute Hyperinsulinaemia

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Aarhus Identifier:
First received: February 18, 2008
Last updated: November 4, 2011
Last verified: November 2011
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 Intervention
Dietary Supplement: Food (fat free meal)

Study Type: Observational
Official Title: VLDL-triglyceride Under Acute Hyperinsulinaemia

Further study details as provided by University of Aarhus:

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

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

Enrollment: 16
Study Start Date: March 2008
Study Completion Date: December 2010
Primary Completion Date: December 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
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)


Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 65 Years   (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: NCT00624104

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

Responsible Party: University of Aarhus Identifier: NCT00624104     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ES-0001
Study First Received: February 18, 2008
Last Updated: November 4, 2011

Keywords provided by University of Aarhus:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases processed this record on April 28, 2017