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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of subjects in the study

From: Association of NTCP polymorphisms with clinical outcome of hepatitis B infection in Thai individuals

Characteristics Healthy Controls (n = 205) Spontaneous HBV clearance (n = 206) Chronic HBV infection (n = 610) P
Age (years) 51.5 ± 4.6 51.3 ± 5.9 52.6 ± 12.2 0.194
Sex     0.150
 Male 128 (62.4) 137 (66.5) 425 (69.7)
 Female 73 (37.6) 69 (33.5) 185 (30.3)
HBeAg
 Positive    229 (37.5)  
 Negative    381 (62.5)
HBV DNA (log10 IU/ml)    4.6 ± 1.9
  1. Data express as mean ± standard deviation or n (%), Differences between groups were tested by Chi-square test or
  2. One-Way ANOVA as appropriate, *P < 0.05