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

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 6, 2009
Last Update Posted : August 25, 2011
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Esben Søndergaard, University of Aarhus

Brief Summary:


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

Condition or disease
Healthy Obesity

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 16 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Very-low-density-lipoprotein Triglyceride(VLDL-TG) Uptake in Visceral Fat
Study Start Date : May 2009
Actual Primary Completion Date : January 2011
Actual Study Completion Date : January 2011

Lean premenopausal women
Visceral obese premenopausal women

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA
Blood samples Adipose tissue samples

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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 (NCT number): NCT00893893

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

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
First Posted: May 6, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 25, 2011
Last Verified: August 2011

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