Serum CETP concentration is not associated with measures of body fat: The NEO study.

@article{Blauw2016SerumCC,
  title={Serum CETP concentration is not associated with measures of body fat: The NEO study.},
  author={Lisanne L Blauw and Ren{\'e}e de Mutsert and Hildo J. Lamb and Albert de Roos and Frits R Rosendaal and J Wouter Jukema and Yanan Wang and Ko Willems van Dijk and Patrick C. N. Rensen},
  journal={Atherosclerosis},
  year={2016},
  volume={246},
  pages={267-73}
}
INTRODUCTION Adipose tissue has been postulated to contribute substantially to the serum cholesteryl ester transfer protein (CETP) pool. However, in a recent large cohort study waist circumference was not associated with plasma CETP. The aim of the present study was to further examine associations of accurate measures of body fat and body fat distribution with serum CETP concentration. METHODS In this cross-sectional analysis of the Netherlands Epidemiology of Obesity study, we examined in… CONTINUE READING