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Table 5 Correlations between HSD11B1 gene expression in adipose tissue and anthropometric parameters in all, non-obese, obese, MetS (−) and MetS (+) subjects

From: Interaction of HSD11B1 and H6PD polymorphisms in subjects with type 2 diabetes are protective factors against obesity: a cross-sectional study

  SAT VAT
All
(n = 18)
Non obese
(n = 8)
Obese
(n = 10)
MetS (−)
(n = 6)
MetS (+)
(n = 12)
All
(n = 24)
Non obese
(n = 11)
Obese
(n = 13)
MetS (−)
(n = 8)
MetS (+)
(n = 16)
BMI 0.077
(0.763)
− 0.454
(0.258)
0.482
(0.158)
0.790
(0.061)
− 0.332
(0.291)
− 0.435
(0.034)a
− 0.489
(0.127)
− 0.585
(0.036)a
− 0.483
(0.225)
− 0.411
(0.114)
WC 0.178
(0.494)
0.100
(0.813)
0.317
(0.406)
0.744
(0.090)
− 0.308
(0.356)
− 0.584
(0.003)b
− 0.478
(0.137)
− 0.728
(0.007)b
− 0.546
(0.161)
− 0.597
(0.019)a
WHtR − 0.014
(0.956)
− 0.189
(0.653)
0.140
(0.719)
0.797
(0.057)
− 0.448
(0.167)
− 0.526
(0.010)b
− 0.122
(0.721)
− 0.773
(0.003)b
− 0.525
(0.181)
− 0.539
(0.038)a
  1. Data expressed as Pearson’s correlation (P value)
  2. SAT subcutaneous adipose tissue, VAT visceral adipose tissue, BMI body mass index, WC waist circumference, WHtR waist-to-height ratio, MetS (−) subjects without metabolic syndrome, MetS (+) subjects with metabolic syndrome
  3. aP < 0.05; bP ≤ 0.01