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Table 2 Biochemical variables according to CETP polymorphism

From: Association between CETP Taq1B and LIPC -514C/T polymorphisms with the serum lipid levels in a group of Tehran's population: a cross sectional study

  CETP Polymorphism
Variable B2B2 (n = 94) B1B2 (n = 232) B1B1 (n = 129) P value
Prevalence, (%) 20.6 51.0 28.4  
Total cholesterol, (mg/dl) 215.2 ± 44.1*† 202.2 ± 39.0 196.6 ± 39.3 0.011
HDL cholesterol, (mg/dl) 37.9 ± 7.4‡ 36.1 ± 9.0 35.3 ± 9.6 0.017
LDL cholesterol, (mg/dl) 135.7 ± 33.2 128.2 ± 32.0 123.3 ± 33.5 0.088
Triglyceride, (mg/dl) 209.2 ± 123.6 201.3 ± 115.0 191.0 ± 99.5 0.227
Malondialdehyde, (nmol/mL) 5.0 ± 2.1 4.5 ± 1.7 4.4 ± 1.8 0.084
  1. *Values are expressed as mean ± SD
  2. † Shows significant difference between B2B2 and B1
  3. ‡Shows significant difference between B2B2 genotype with both B1B2 and B1B1