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Table 1 Demographic and clinical features of the Kuwaiti cohort (n = 733)

From: Sequence analysis and variant identification at the APOC3 gene locus indicates association of rs5218 with BMI in a sample of Kuwaiti’s

Parameter
 Sex (Males, Females) 40.2 59.8%
 Age (year) 32.6 ± 0.52
 BMI 27.2 ± 0.29
 Cholesterol (mmol/L) 4.7 ± 0.04
 Triglyceride (mmol/L) 0.8 ± 0.77
 VLDL (mmol/L) 0.3 ± 0.33
 HDL (mmol/L) 1.1 ± 0.40
 LDL (mmol/L) 3.0 ± 1.10
  1. BMI Body mass index, VLDL Very low-density lipoprotein, HDL High density lipoprotein, LDL Low density lipoprotein, mmol/L millimoles per liter