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Table 1 Mean ± SD values for age, blood pressure, anthropometric measures, and ACE levels

From: A genome-wide search replicates evidence of a quantitative trait locus for circulating angiotensin I-converting enzyme (ACE) unlinked to the ACE gene

  All family members ACE markers typed
N (% male) 2063 (48.7) 544 (54.4)
Age (years) 36.8 ± 19.4 (n = 2060) 44.1 ± 18.7 (n = 544)
BMI (kg/m2) 21.0 ± 4.6 (n = 1712) 21.7 ± 4.5 (n = 529)
WHRa 0.85 ± 0.057 (n = 552) 0.88 ± 0.067 (n = 118)
Systolic Blood Pressure (mm Hg) 120.9 ± 26.8 (n = 1700) 131.2 ± 27.6 (n = 543)
Diastolic Blood Pressure (mm Hg) 74.0 ± 16.9 (n = 1700) 79.0 ± 17.8 (n = 543)
ACE (ng/ml) 604.7 ± 213.2 (n = 1169) 612.7 ± 213.0(n = 544)
  1. a WHR – waist circumference:hip circumference ratio