Table 4: Correlation of changes in plasma omentin-1 levels with the changes in metabolic parameters (phases I–III) in obese patients with diabetes mellitus type 1

From: Omentin-1 plasma levels and cholesterol metabolism in obese patients with diabetes mellitus type 1: impact of weight reduction

Omentin (ng ml−1)Spearman test rP-value
HbA1c (% IFCC)−0.720.008
Total cholesterol (mol l−1)−0.190.52
HDL cholesterol (mol l−1)0.240.44
LDL cholesterol (mol l−1)−0.130.656
Triacylglycerols (mol l−1)−0.640.022
Skvalen (μmol l−1)0.440.14
Lathosterol (μmol l−1)0.420.17
Campesterol (μmol l−1)0.480.11
B-sitosterol (μmol l−1)0.360.23
Lathosterol/cholesterol (μmol l−1 mmol l−1)0.470.12
Campesterol/cholesterol (μmol l−1 mmol l−1)0.420.17
β-Sitosterol/cholesterol (μmol l−1 mmol l−1)0.410.17
Free fatty acids (mol l−1)0.550.06
  1. Abbreviations: HbA1c, glycated haemoglobin; HDL, high-density lipoprotein; IFCC, International Federation of Clinical Chemistry; LDL, low-density lipoprotein; r, correlation coefficient.