Table 2.

Main clinical and biochemical data of the healthy normotensive population (n=211)

CharacteristicGLUT9P Value
GG (n=17)GT (n=97)TT (n=97)
Age (yr)44±1635±1440±160.51
Men7 (41)44 (45)40 (41)0.74
Smoker5 (29)23 (24)19 (20)0.34
Diabetes2 (12)3 (3)6 (6)0.94
BMI (kg/m2)28±826±527±50.63
Cholesterol (mg/dl)164±35168±35175±360.11
Triglycerides (mg/dl)116±8985±4292±540.52
Uric acid (mg/dl)4.10±1.494.46±1.344.92±1.40<0.001
  • Data are expressed as mean±SD or n (%). BMI, body mass index.