Table 1

Assessments of NMR-visible triglyceride and phosphatidylcholine in samples of tumor tissue

Liposarcoma tissue lipid metabolite levels determined by one-dimensional MAS 1H-NMR spectroscopy, nmol/mg tissue
BaselineOn troglitazone, 6 wks
Patient 1
 Triglyceride14.940.7
 Phosphatidylcholine0.40.7
Patient 2
 Triglyceride22.7242.5
 Phosphatidylcholine1.03.0