Table 1.

Study subject characteristics at baseline

Race/ethnicity
GroupNAge, yn (%)BMI (kg/m2)a
Placebo (plain yeast)1848.1 ± 14.6 (22–70)White: 17 (94%)30.0 ± 4.79 (22.0–38.3)
Black: 1 (6%)
Asian: 0 (0%)
SY (200 μg/d)1650.7 ± 16.2 (23–78)White: 15 (94%)28.0 ± 3.20 (22.4–34.9)
Black: 1 (6%)
Asian: 0 (0%)
SY (285 μg/d)1551.3 ± 12.0 (25–72)White: 13 (87%)27.8 ± 3.14 (23.7–34.2)
Black: 1 (7%)
Asian: 1 (7%)
SeMet (200 μg/d)2054.0 ± 13.4 (30–75)White: 17 (85%)28.5 ± 3.79 (23.0–36.4)
Black: 1 (5%)
Asian: 2 (10%)
  • aValues are mean ± SD (range).