Table 2.

Measured blood variables in cohort 1

VariableCLS-B negative (n = 48)CLS-B positive (n = 52)P
Glucose (mg/dL)
 Median (IQR)72 (67–77)80 (70–84)0.01
Insulin (mU/L)
 Median (IQR)4.1 (3.4–5.0)4.8 (3.7–7.2)0.03
Total cholesterol (mg/dL)
 Median (IQR)190 (165–213)199 (176–224)0.15
LDL cholesterol (mg/dL)
 Median (IQR)103 (84–128)114 (97–140)0.06
HDL cholesterol (mg/dl)
 Median (IQR)70 (62–81)59 (50–70)0.003
Triglycerides (mg/dL)
 Median (IQR)66 (56–79)93 (68–122)<0.001
Leptin (pg/mL)
 Median (IQR)7.9 (5.5–15.5)17.4 (9.6–27.9)<0.001
Adiponectin (μg/mL)
 Median (IQR)13.3 (10.9–16.3)9.9 (7.0–12.2)<0.001
hsCRP (ng/mL)
 Median (IQR)0.51 (0.32–1.04)1.06 (0.66–3.04)<0.001
IL-6 (pg/mL)
 Median (IQR)0.75 (0.46–1.10)1.26 (0.72–2.31)<0.001
  • Abbreviation: IQR, interquartile range.