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Research Article

The Relationship of the Anti-Oxidant Bilirubin with Free Thyroxine Is Modified by Insulin Resistance in Euthyroid Subjects

  • Petronella E. Deetman mail,

    p.e.deetman@umcg.nl

    Affiliation: Department of Internal Medicine, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands

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  • Stephan J. L. Bakker,

    Affiliation: Department of Internal Medicine, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands

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  • Arjan J. Kwakernaak,

    Affiliation: Department of Internal Medicine, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands

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  • Gerjan Navis,

    Affiliation: Department of Internal Medicine, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands

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  • Robin P. F. Dullaart,

    Affiliation: Department of Internal Medicine, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands

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  • on behalf of the PREVEND Study Group

    Membership of the PREVEND Study Group is provided in the Acknowledgments.

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  • Published: March 03, 2014
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0090886

About the Authors

Petronella E. Deetman, Stephan J. L. Bakker, Arjan J. Kwakernaak, Gerjan Navis, Robin P. F. Dullaart
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands

Corresponding Author

Email: p.e.deetman@umcg.nl

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: PED SJLB GJN RPFD. Analyzed the data: PED AJK RPFD. Wrote the paper: PED AJK SJLB GJN RPFD. Initiation of the study: SJLB RPFD. Intellectual contributions: GJN. Supervision of data analyses, study planning: RPFD.