LUPS-Lipids and Glucose Under Prospective Surveillance (LUPS)
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Prospective, non-randomized cohort study to analyse genetic variations, dietary patterns, perceived stress and anxiety and early changes in lipid metabolism leading to the metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes
Condition or disease
Metabolic SyndromeType 2 Diabetes
The LUPS-study is a collaboration between Asklepios Clinics Hamburg GmbH and University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany. This study is assessing a multitude of serum biomarkers, anthropometrics, dietary habits, physical activity, perceived stress along with genetic information from "healthy workers" (25-60years) to better understand phenotype-genotype associations leading to MetS and type 2 diabetes.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
25 Years to 60 Years (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
so-called "Healthy-Workers", aged 25-60years, of Lufthansa-Technik, Hamburg, Germany, who voluntarily aggreed to participate in the study.