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Table 3 Characteristics of the ANGPTL8 SNP Rs.2278426 variants according to their genotype

From: ANGPTL8/Betatrophin R59W variant is associated with higher glucose level in non-diabetic Arabs living in Kuwaits

Variable Rs.2278426 (N = 283)
CC (n = 248) CT (n = 35) p-value
Age (Year) 41.53 ± 0.68 40.43 ± 1.82 0.5728
Gender    
 Male 121 (42.8) 12 (4.2) 0.1075
 Female 127 (44.9) 23 (8.1)
BMI (kg/m2) 31.37 ± 0.44 32.29 ± 1.16 0.4622
FBG (mmol/l) 4.97 ± 0.04 5.19 ± 0.10 0.0372
HBA1C % 5.38 ± 0.04 5.30 ± 0.11 0.4751
Insulin (mU/L) 9.34 ± .42 10.49 ± 1.12 0.3353
HOMAIR 2.12 ± .11 2.49 ± .29 0.2381
LDL (mmol/l) 3.43 ± 0.06 3.23 ± 0.17 0.285
HDL (mmol/l) 1.16 ± 0.02 1.05 ± 0.06 0.1121
TCH (mmol/l) 5.21 ± 0.07 5.04 ± 0.18 0.3930
TG (mmol/l) 1.48 ± 0.05 1.71 ± 0.14 0.1030
Betatrophin ng/mL 812.5 (215.7–9305.6) 786.3 (192.9–1899.2) 0.5677
  1. Results are reported as Mean ± SE except for non-normally distributed betatrophin that are presented as Median (range)