Journal article

Serum lipoproteins in the diabetes control and complications trial/epidemiology of diabetes intervention and complications cohort: associations with gender and glycemia.

Alicia J Jenkins, Timothy J Lyons, Deyi Zheng, James D Otvos, Daniel T Lackland, Daniel McGee, W Timothy Garvey, Richard L Klein, undefined DCC/EDIC Research Group

Diabetes Care | American Diabetes Association | Published : 2003

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To relate the nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR)-determined lipoprotein profile, conventional lipid and apolipoprotein measures, and in vitro oxidizibility of LDL with gender and glycemia in type 1 diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS: In the 1997-1999 Diabetes Control and Complications Trial/Epidemiology of Diabetes Intervention and Complications (DCCT/EDIC) cohort, serum from 428 women and 540 men were characterized by conventional lipids, NMR, apolipoprotein levels, and LDL susceptibility to in vitro oxidation. Simple and partial correlation coefficients were calculated for each lipoprotein-related parameter versus gender, with and without covariates (age, diabetes duration, con..

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