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Table 1 Biochemical parameters of carbohydrate and lipid metabolism in blood serum in the studied patient groups

From: The relationship between the mtDNA copy number in insulin-dependent tissues and markers of endothelial dysfunction and inflammation in obese patients

Biochemical indicators
(mmol / l)
Control Patients without type 2 diabetes Patients with type 2 diabetes р-value
Glucose 4.95 (1.5–5.25) 5.88 (5.6–6.62) 7.76 (5.84–9.84)* < 0.001*
Cholesterol 4.60 (3.94–5.2) 5.33 (4.62–6.24) 5.34 (4.40–5.97) 0.027*
HDL 1.29 (0.97–2.46) 1.5 (1.18–4.75)* 1.09 (0.9–1.26) < 0.001*
LDL 1.90 (1.54–2.46) 2.22 (1.15–2.80) 3.1 (2.44–3.52)* < 0.001*
Triglycerides 1.3 (0.72–2.54) 2.09 (1.26–2.58)* 1.87 (1.30–2.14) 0.26
  1. Note: the significance is determined using the Kruskel-Wallis test for several independent samples (* - p < 0.05); The Mann-Whitney criterion for two independent samples (* - p < 0.05); * - differences from the control