TABLE 1

Distribution of UCP2 genotypes and main characteristics in the whole cohort of 296 obese children

UCP2 genotype−866 G/G−866 G/A−866 A/A
n11414537
Prevalence0.3850.4900.125
Male/female51/6354/9119/18
Age (years)12.1 ± 0.311.7 ± 0.211.8 ± 0.5
BMI (kg/m2)29.6 ± 0.529.6 ± 0.429.3 ± 0.8
  • Data are means ± SE.