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Table 1 Study Population Anthropometric and Biochemical characteristics [1]

From: Use of a gene score of multiple low-modest effect size variants can predict the risk of obesity better than the individual SNPs

Characteristics Obese (n = 250) Non Obese (n = 225) p-value
Gender
 Males 139 (55.6%) 118 (52%)
 Females 111 (44.4%) 107 (48%)
Family History 159 (63.6%) 19 (8.4%)
Age (years) 39.63 ± 15.19 37.78 ± 11.53 < 0.001
Weight (Kg) 95.56 ± 16.05 68.63 ± 10.23 < 0.001
Height (ft) 5.36 ± 0.43 5.4 ± 0.91 0.536
BMI(Kg/m2) 34.37 ± 6.08 22.67 ± 5.58 < 0.001
WC (cm) 99.55 ± 12.11 71.95 ± 8.65 < 0.001
HC (cm) 108.51 ± 12.56 78.23 ± 8.34 < 0.001
WHR (WC/HC) 1.00 ± 0.07 0.78 ± 0.01 < 0.001
FPG (mg/dL) 102.71 ± 14.12 89.56 ± 7.29 < 0.001
Total Cholesterol (TC) (mmol/L) 5.63 ± 0.90 4.11 ± 0.79 < 0.001
Triglycerides (TG) (mmol/L) 2.64 ± 0.83 2.12 ± 0.05 < 0.001
HDL-c (mmol /L) 1.11 ± 0.10 2.09 ± 0.44 < 0.001
LDL-c (mmol/L) 2.57 ± 0.56 2.02 ± 0.34 < 0.001
Gene Score 9.1 ± 2.26 8.35 ± 2.07 < 0.001
Minimum 3 0
Maximum 20 13
  1. Legend: The table summarizes the general, anthropometric and biochemical characteristics of the study population. Values are indicated as mean ± SD. BMI Body mass index, WC Waist Circumference, HC Hip Circumference, WHR Waist to Hip Ratio, FPG Fasting Plasma Glucose, HDL-c High Density Lipoprotein cholesterol, LDL-c Low Density Lipoprotein cholesterol