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Table 3 Levels of lipids and CRP among different APOE ε genotypes carriers

From: Interactive effects of C-reactive protein levels on the association between APOE variants and triglyceride levels in a Taiwanese population

APOE ε genotypes T-cholesterol (mg/dL) Beta (95 % CI) P valuea LDL-C (mg/dL) Beta (95 % CI) P valuea Triglyceride (mg/dL) Beta (95 % CI) P valuea HDL-C (mg/dL) Beta (95 % CI) P valuea CRP (mg/L) Beta (95 % CI) P valuea
ε2 (n = 81) 181.7 ± 36.2 0.03 (0.01–0.04) 4.24 × 10−5 96.5 ± 27.6 0.05 (0.03–0.07) 1.94 × 10−7 138.4 ± 114.1 0.03 (−0.003–0.06) 0.054 57.3 ± 15.2 −0.02 (−0.03 to −0.002) 0.008 1.09 ± 1.70 −0.08 (−0.14 to −0.01) 0.018
ε3 (n = 399) 200.2 ± 35.1 118.1 ± 32.1 138.3 ± 121.1 55.5 ± 14.7 1.13 ± 1.33
ε4 (n = 96) 205.0 ± 36.9 122.3 ± 32.0 165.5 ± 119.7 51.7 ± 11.8 0.88 ± 1.33
ε2 (n = 81) 181.7 ± 36.2 0.05 (0.03–0.06) 6.65 × 10−6 96.5 ± 27.6 0.09 (0.06–0.12) 5.12 × 10−9 138.4 ± 114.1 0.01 (−0.05–0.06) 0.779 57.3 ± 15.2 −0.02 (−0.04–0.01) 0.172 1.09 ± 1.70 0.02 (−0.09–0.12) 0.782
Non-ε2 (n = 495) 201.1 ± 35.5 118.9 ± 32.1 143.6 ± 121.2 54.8 ± 14.2 1.08 ± 1.33
ε4 (n = 96) 205.0 ± 36.9 0.02 (−0.002–0.03) 0.068 122.3 ± 32.0 0.03 (0.004–0.06) 0.031 165.5 ± 119.7 0.06 (0.01–0.11) 0.018 51.7 ± 11.8 −0.02 (−0.04 to −0.001) 0.020 0.88 ± 1.33 −0.19 (−0.28 to −0.09) 2.12 × 10−4
Non-ε4 (n = 480) 197.1 ± 35.9 114.5 ± 32.4 138.3 ± 119.9 55.8 ± 14.7 1.12 ± 1.40
  1. ε2 (ε2ε2 and ε2ε3); ε3 (ε3ε3); ε4 (ε3ε4 and ε4ε4)
  2. aThe multiple linear regressions were adjusted for age, sex, BMI, current smoking status, and anti-hypertensive and anti-diabetic treatments