Dataset for "Biological sex and aerobic capacity are key determinants of peak fat oxidation rates during exercise"

The aims of this study was to explore biological and lifestyle factors that independently associated with peak fat oxidation rates (PFO) in a diverse cohort of healthy men and women. This study was a cross-sectional study that recruited n = 115 adults (aged 18 – 65 years) who had varying levels of cardiorespiratory fitness, habitual physical activity levels and body composition. Participants completed three trials (Trial A, Trial B and Trial C) alongside the assessment of habitual physical activity levels (via a chest worn monitor) and dietary intake (self-reported diet diary). Trial A and Trial B followed identical protocols (completed 7 - 28 days apart) that involved anthropometric measurements, resting metabolic rate, a resting venous blood sample and the completion of a graded exercise test to determine PFO and FATMAX by indirect calorimetry. At Trial C (2 - 7 days after Trial B) body composition was assessed (via a dual energy x-ray absorptiometry scan) and optional adipose tissue and/or skeletal muscle biopsies were obtained. All trials were completed in an overnight fasted-state.

The dataset includes demographic data of the participants (n=115) and data from the three trials they participated in. The types of data that were collected during the trials are as follows: Trial A and Trial B followed identical protocols that involved anthropometric measurements, resting metabolic rate, a resting venous blood sample (to look at various plasma metabolite and hormone concentrations) and the completion of a graded exercise test to determine PFO and FATMAX by indirect calorimetry; at Trial C, body composition was assessed (via a dual energy x-ray absorptiometry scan) and optional adipose tissue and/or skeletal muscle biopsies were obtained (Biopsy data not included). All trials were completed in an overnight fasted-state.

Keywords:
determinants, fat oxidation, biological sex, fitness, exercise metabolism
Subjects:
Biomolecules and biochemistry
Food science and nutrition

Cite this dataset as:
Chrzanowski-Smith, O., Edinburgh, R., Gonzalez, J., 2020. Dataset for "Biological sex and aerobic capacity are key determinants of peak fat oxidation rates during exercise". Bath: University of Bath Research Data Archive. Available from: https://doi.org/10.15125/BATH-00611.

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Data

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Dataset that contains individual participant data that statistical analysis was performed on for this study.

Creators

Oliver Chrzanowski-Smith
University of Bath

Rob Edinburgh
University of Bath

Javier Gonzalez
University of Bath

Contributors

Mark Thomas
Data Collector
University of Bath

Aaron Hengist
Data Collector
University of Bath

Sean Williams
Supervisor
University of Bath

James Betts
Supervisor
University of Bath

University of Bath
Rights Holder

Coverage

Collection date(s):

From 8 January 2018 to 28 May 2019

Documentation Files

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This document outlines the methodology employed and includes technical details such as the equipment used. Additionally, it outlines deviances from the study protocol and the sensitivity analyses that were performed.

Funders

Understanding sex differences, nutrition and exercise as determinants of human substrate oxidation

University of Bath Alumni Fund

Understanding sex differences, nutrition and exercise as determinants of human substrate oxidation

Publication details

Publication date: 11 December 2020
by: University of Bath

Version: 1

DOI: https://doi.org/10.15125/BATH-00611

URL for this record: https://researchdata.bath.ac.uk/id/eprint/611

Related articles

Chrzanowski-Smith, O. J., Edinburgh, R. M., Thomas, M. P., Hengist, A., Williams, S., Betts, J. A. and Gonzalez, J. T., 2020. Determinants of Peak Fat Oxidation Rates During Cycling in Healthy Men and Women. International Journal of Sport Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism, pp.1-9. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1123/ijsnem.2020-0262.

Contact information

Please contact the Research Data Service in the first instance for all matters concerning this item.

Contact person: Oliver Chrzanowski-Smith

Departments:

Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences
Health