Table 2

Population-based cohorts for analysis of BMI

nationality

cohort

Female/male

BMI* (kg/m2)

age* (years)


French

1630/1108

23.8 ± 3.5

49.7 ± 6.3

Swedes

7

545/0

25.3 ± 3.9

43.9 ± 4.3

Danes

8

0/850

26.1 ± 3.6

43.0 ± 6.0


Values are mean ± SD; **Number of SNPs that were genotyped in each cohort.

§ This cohort is identical to the population-based controls in table 1

Jiao et al. BMC Medical Genomics 2011 4:51   doi:10.1186/1755-8794-4-51

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