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Very-low-density-lipoprotein Triglyceride (VLDL-TG) Uptake in Visceral Fat

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Esben Søndergaard, University of Aarhus Identifier:
First received: May 5, 2009
Last updated: August 24, 2011
Last verified: August 2011


To investigate the uptake of VLDL-TG in visceral fat in lean and overweight individuals

Healthy Obesity

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Very-low-density-lipoprotein Triglyceride(VLDL-TG) Uptake in Visceral Fat

Further study details as provided by Esben Søndergaard, University of Aarhus:

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA
Blood samples Adipose tissue samples

Estimated Enrollment: 16
Study Start Date: May 2009
Study Completion Date: January 2011
Primary Completion Date: January 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Lean premenopausal women
Visceral obese premenopausal women


Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 50 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Healthy volunteers

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy
  • Age: 20-50 years
  • Premenopausal

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Smoking
  • Alcohol abuse
  • Use of medications
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00893893

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

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Esben Søndergaard, MD, ph.d., University of Aarhus Identifier: NCT00893893     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ES-0003
Study First Received: May 5, 2009
Last Updated: August 24, 2011

Keywords provided by Esben Søndergaard, University of Aarhus:
Lipid metabolism
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