TABLE 1

Clinical characteristics of the subjects

Type 2 diabetic subjectsControl subjectsP*
n1,6301,064
Sex (M/F)978/652638/4260.9845
Age (years)61.5 ± 11.645.5 ± 9.5<0.0001
BMI (kg/m2)23.7 ± 3.922.9 ± 3.0<0.0001
FPG (mmol/l)9.1 ± 3.55.1 ± 0.5<0.0001
A1C (%)7.4 ± 1.64.7 ± 0.4<0.0001
Duration of diabetes (years)11.5 ± 13.9
  • Data are means ± SE unless otherwise indicated.

  • * Pearson's χ2 test.