TABLE 3

Significant results from MERLIN analyses (NPL and family regression) for obesity families

Traits/phenotypesMarkerZ meanPLOD scorePEmpirical P
NPL
 BMI ≥35 kg/m2D7S6923.560.00022.750.0002<0.002
Regression
 BMID7S6922.260.00060.004
 Adjusted BMID7S5232.110.00090.012