Effect of Weight Reduction on Inflammatory Markers and Genes Expression in Obese Individuals
To investigate whether weight reduction by life style modification for 12 weeks will improve circulating inflammatory markers, adipocytokines as well as gene expression of proinflammatory protein obtained from circulating monocytes from obese individuals.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
|Taichung Veterans General Hospital|
|Principal Investigator:||Wayne H Sheu, MD, PhD||Taichung Veterans General Hospital|