TABLE 1

Basic characteristics of the study subjects

nMale-to-female ratioAge (years)BMI (kg/m2)
Obesity case-control study
    Case subjects638219:41937.00 ± 0.5638.86 ± 8.19
    Control subjects1,610822:78861.08 ± 0.3324.04 ± 2.89
Type 2 diabetes case-control study
    Case subjects759381:37860.03 ± 11.8524.66 ± 3.40
    Control subjects784438:34663.37 ± 14.023.63 ± 3.08
  • Data are means ± SD, unless otherwise indicated.