Table 2

Parent-offspring regressions for raw trait measures
Parameters Slope R-squared N pairs P value
BMI 0.26 0.08 113 0.0030
Body Weight 0.23 0.06 116 0.0099
Height 0.13 0.01 114 0.44
Hip circumference 0.35 0.11 113 0.0003
Waist circumference 0.26 0.06 114 0.0076
Glucose 0.09 0.01 111 0.25
Systolic BP 0.07 0.01 92 0.43
Diastolic BP −0.09 0.01 92 0.30
Triglycerides 0.05 0.03 111 0.08
Total-Cholesterol 0.22 0.08 110 0.0033
LDL-Cholesterol 0.26 0.15 109 3 × 10-5
HDL-Cholesterol 0.09 0.01 111 0.45
Telomere length 0.64 0.26 42 0.0006

Note: P-value significant at p < 0.05.

Al-Attas et al.

Al-Attas et al. BMC Medical Genetics 2012 13:38   doi:10.1186/1471-2350-13-38

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