TABLE 1

Control subjects and patients with DN: clinical parameters

Diabetic patientsControl subjects
n88
Age (years)57.3 ± 2.965.4 ± 6.3
Sex (male/female)6/26/2
Diabetes duration (years)14 ± 2.9
A1C (%)7.2 ± 0.6
Serum creatinine (mg/dL)2.2 ± 0.51 ± 0.1
Creatinine clearance (mL/min)44.8 ± 8.8
Proteinuria (g/24 h)4.11 ± 0.75
Retinopathy (%)90
Hypertension (%)1000
  • Data are means ± SEM.