TABLE 3

Overview of diagnostic accuracies obtained from earlier empirical studies on genetic risk variants and type 2 diabetes

StudyGenetic variants (n)AUC genetic variantsAUC clinical characteristicsAUC combined
Weedon et al. (16)30.58NRNR
Lyssenko et al. (14,27)2NR0.68*0.68
Vaxillaire et al. (15)30.560.820.84
Cauchi et al. (25)15NRNR0.86
  • NR, not reported.

  • *

    * Clinical characteristics: fasting plasma glucose and BMI.

  • Clinical characteristics: age, sex, and BMI.