Skip to main content

Table 1 Characteristics of the study subjects

From: Polymorphism in microRNA-binding site in HNF1B influences the susceptibility of type 2 diabetes mellitus: a population based case–control study

  T2DM Control P -value
  n = 353 n = 448  
Age (years) 54.4 ± 6.5 53.7 ± 5.1 0.12
BMI (kg/m2) 25.0 ± 3.6 23.1 ± 2.6 <0.0001
Glucose (mg/dl)* 155.0 ± 43.2 91.8 ± 4.9 <0.0001
HbA1c (%) 7.7 ± 1.57 5.4 ± 0.34 <0.0001
SBP (mmHg) 126.3 ± 15.6 120.5 ± 16.2 <0.0001
DBP (mmHg) 79.9 ± 11.0 76.8 ± 12.0 0.0002
Total-cholesterol (mg/dl) 212.5 ± 34.7 210.2 ± 31.7 0.33
LDL-cholesterol (mg/dl) 130.8 ± 29.9 129.5 ± 29.9 0.55
HDL-cholesterol (mg/dl) 54.0 ± 15.9 58.4 ± 16.4 0.0001
Triglyceride (mg/dl)* 161.8 ± 145.0 136.3 ± 112.8 0.0001
Obesity/Overweight (BMI ≥ 25) (%) 45.0 23.2 <0.0001
Current smoker (%) 43.7 41.8 0.61
  1. *Statistical test for glucose and triglyceride levels were caluculated on log-transformed values
  2. P-values between T2DM and control groups were caluculated by t-test or χ2 -test
  3. Data are expressed as mean ± SD or percentage