TABLE 1

Characteristics of African-American subjects

TraitType 2 diabetic ESRD case subjects (n = 577)Control subjects (n = 596)
% Female (n)61% (351)51% (305)
Age at exam (years)62.2 ± 10.3 (541)49.3 ± 9.8 (448)
Age at type 2 diabetes diagnosis (years)41.8 ± 11.6 (544)NA
Age at ESRD diagnosis (years)59.0 ± 10.5 (560)NA
  • Data are means ± SD (number of subjects with data available), unless otherwise indicated. All case subjects were diagnosed with type 2 diabetes and ESRD. NA, not applicable.