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FFA Metabolism in Different Types of Human Obesity

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00068900
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn (NOT A CLINICAL TRIAL)
First Posted : September 12, 2003
Last Update Posted : April 30, 2015
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Mayo Clinic

Brief Summary:
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 or disease
Obesity

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 0 participants
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: FFA Metabolism in Different Types of Human Obesity
Study Start Date : November 2003
Actual Primary Completion Date : January 2004
Actual Study Completion Date : February 2004




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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.


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

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Other Study ID Numbers: FFAMET - dk40484 (withdrawn)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

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