TABLE 2

Multivariate linear regression analyses of visceral and subcutaneous BMPR1A mRNA expression with anthropometric and metabolic parameters (n = 297)

Vis BMPR1A mRNA β-coefficient (P)SC BMPR1A mRNA β-coefficient (P)
Model 1
    Age (years)0.02 (0.053)0.021 (0.088)
    Sex0.156 (0.631)−0.537 (0.178)
Model 2
    Age (years)0.029 (0.003)0.027 (0.032)
    Sex0.016 (0.960)−0.616 (0.119)
    BMI (kg/m2)3.732 (<0.001)2.190 (0.004)
Model 3
    Age (years)0.023 (0.017)0.021 (0.083)
    Sex−0.194 (0.532)−0.725 (0.067)
    Percent of body fat3.284 (<0.001)2.374 (<0.001)
Model 4
    Age (years)−0.010 (0.286)−0.017 (0.176)
    Sex−0.162 (0.599)−0.828 (0.039)
    Percent of body fat2.969 (<0.001)2.185 (0.002)
    GIR−1.692 (<0.001)−1.861 (<0.001)
  • GIR, glucose infusion rate; SC, subcutaneous; Vis, visceral.