Table 1

Clinical characteristics of participants from the Leipzig and Beer-Sheva cohorts

Study cohort
Leipzig cohortBeer-Sheva cohort
n421123
Age (years)46.2 ± 1140.2 ± 13
Sex (% female)7264
BMI (kg/m2)49.8 ± 940.25 ± 9.2
Fasting glucose (mg/dL)124.3 ± 54109.7 ± 36
TG (mg/dL)178.3 ± 80151.4 ± 46
LDL (mg/dL)120.3 ± 32.8116.7 ± 29
HDL (mg/dL)45.6 ± 19.341.7 ± 8.5
  • Values are means ± SD.