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Table 1 Baseline anthropometric & metabolic parameters

From: Consumption of fructose- but not glucose-sweetened beverages for 10 weeks increases circulating concentrations of uric acid, retinol binding protein-4, and gamma-glutamyl transferase activity in overweight/obese humans

Parameter Glucose Fructose
Male (n = 7) Female (n = 8) Male (n = 9) Female (n = 8)
Age (yr) 54 ± 3 56 ± 2 52 ± 4 53 ± 2
Weight (kg) 88.4 ± 2.9 84.0 ± 4.5 89.3 ± 2.9 81.9 ± 4.2
BMI (kg/m2) 29.3 ± 1.1 29.4 ± 1.3 28.4 ± 0.7 30.3 ± 1.0
Waist circumference (cm) 98.9 ± 2.6 91.0 ± 4.0 97.3 ± 3.3 91.8 ± 4.4
Body Fat (%) 29.4 ± 1.1 43.2 ± 1.5 28.5 ± 1.3 39.6 ± 2.2
TG (mg/dl) 148 ± 31 145 ± 23 131 ± 21 159 ± 30
Total Cholesterol (mg/dl) 179 ± 14 193 ± 10 176 ± 6 198 ± 15
HDL (mg/dl) 36 ± 3 41 ± 3 39 ± 4 41 ± 3
LDL (mg/dl) 124 ± 5 123 ± 11 107 ± 7 124 ± 15
Glucose (mg/dl) 89 ± 2 89 ± 3 88 ± 1 90 ± 1
Insulin (μU/ml) 14.3 ± 3.2 15.6 ± 2.9 12.0 ± 1.6 16.3 ± 2.5
  1. GLM 2-factor ANOVA (type of sugar & gender). There were no significant differences among groups. Data represent mean ± SEM.
  2. Data previously published: Stanhope KL, et al. (2009). J Clin Invest 119: 1322–1334.