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Table 1 General characteristic of −265 T>C polymorphism subjects at the baseline

From: The effect of weight loss on HDL subfractions and LCAT activity in two genotypes of APOA-II -265T>C polymorphism

Variable TT/TC (n = 22) CC (n = 22) P value
BMI(kg/m2)
 Overweight 10(45.5) 10(45.5) 0.67a
 Obese 12(55.5) 12(55.5)
Waist/Hip 0.96(0.04) 0.97(0.06) 0.72b
APOA-II/APOA-I 1.49(0.11) 1.44(0.36) 0.60b
HDL(ng/ml) 43.63(8.16) 46.18(7.79) 0.29b
HDL2(ng/ml) 16.08(0.3) 14.72(0.29) 0.33b
HDL3(ng/ml) 28.04(0.24) 31.99(0.32) 0.13b
LCAT activity(470/390) 0.22(0.07) 0.23(0.08) 0.60b
  1. Values are presented as mean ± standard deviation for continuous and number (%) for categorical variables
  2. BMI Body Mass Index, APOA-I Apolipoprotein A-I, APOA-II Apolipoprotein A-II, HDL High Density Lipoprotein, LCAT Lecithin: cholesterol acyltransferase
  3. For HDL2 and HDL3 Geometric Mean Ratio was used
  4. aUsing the chi-square test bUsing independent sample t-test,
  5. P value ≤0/05 was considered as statistically significant