Noninvasive measurement of plasma triglycerides and free fatty acids from exhaled breath.

@article{Minh2012NoninvasiveMO,
  title={Noninvasive measurement of plasma triglycerides and free fatty acids from exhaled breath.},
  author={Timothy Do Chau Minh and S. Ron Oliver and Rebecca L. Flores and Jerry A. Ngo and Simone Meinardi and Matthew K Carlson and Jason Midyett and F. Sherwood Rowland and Donald Ray Blake and Pietro Renato Galassetti},
  journal={Journal of diabetes science and technology},
  year={2012},
  volume={6 1},
  pages={86-101}
}
BACKGROUND Although altered metabolism has long been known to affect human breath, generating clinically usable metabolic tests from exhaled compounds has proven challenging. If developed, a breath-based lipid test would greatly simplify management of diabetes and serious pathological conditions (e.g., obesity, familial hyperlipidemia, and coronary artery… CONTINUE READING