Table 1

Baseline characteristics of the participants in control and diabetes groups

ParametersControl (n = 10)Diabetes (n = 10)P
Sex (male:female)10:06:4*0.043
Age (years)72 (61–74)66 (60–68)0.378
FBG (mmol/L)4.72 (4.02–5.01)6.81 (5.20–12.98)*0.007
HbA1c (%)N/A7.11 ± 1.05N/A
  • Age and fasting blood glucose (FBG) are presented as median and quartiles. HbA1c is mean ± SD.

  • * P < 0.05 vs. control. P values are from two-tailed tests.