TABLE 1

Characteristics of African American study participants

TraitType 2 diabetes–ESRD case subjects
Control subjects
n*Mean ± SDn*Mean ± SD
Female9931,054
Age at exam (years)95761.8 ± 10.278151.4 ± 11.4
Age at type 1 diabetes diagnosis (years)96541.3 ± 12.2N/A
Age at ESRD diagnosis (years)99058.4 ± 10.5N/A
  • *

    * Number with data available.

  • Sixty-three percent (622) of type 2 diabetes–ESRD case subjects and 55% (582) of control subjects were female. ESRD, end-stage renal disease.