Table 4

Association analysis of serum biochemical parameters by genotype of UCP-1 among the normal group
Parameter Genotype P
A-3826G A-1766G A-3826G A-1766G
AA AG GG AA AG GG Do R Do R
n 164 291 125 335 200 43
BMI (kg/m2) 24.44±2.76 24.30±2.56 24.59±3.01 24.30±2.68 24.49±2.81 24.70±2.66 0.9351 0.4065 0.3249 0.463
TC (mg/dl) 201.52±43.28 204.15±37.74 196.79±37.72 202.46±40.18 201.52±38.82 196.98±38.69 0.8485 0.0708 0.5684 0.3833
TG (mg/dL) 151.66±89.69 149.56±78.51 137.61±78.32 150.28±74.70 147.42±84.47 111.60±58.36 0.4427 0.1699 0.2031 0.0028
HDL-cholesterol (mg/dl) 50.92±12.41 52.74±12.79 54.63±14.26 51.63±12.97 53.37±12.89 56.43±14.36 0.032 0.0847 0.0379 0.0465

The value indicates the number of subjects (mean±SD). The p value was calculated using a general linear model adjusted for sex, age, smoking, and drinking. Statistical significance was presented in bold (<0.05). Do, and R denote dominant, and recessive models, respectively.

Lim et al.

Lim et al. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2012 12:180   doi:10.1186/1472-6882-12-180

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