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Table 3 CRP and IL-6 baseline levels in obese and non-obese subjects

From: First evidence for STING SNP R293Q being protective regarding obesity-associated cardiovascular disease in age-advanced subjects – a cohort study

 Mean CRP
STDP-valueMean IL-6
BMI < 30 kg/m2 (n = 1846)*4.328.0 3.283.4 
BMI ≥30 kg/m2 (n = 869)*4.936.60.0493.222.70.632
BMI ≥35 kg/m2 (n = 236)*5.727.10.0073.422.60.397
  1. P-value was determined by Student’s T-test. * For some samples, data on the level of inflammatory markers were not available (n = 54). Samples with a white blood cell count above 10,000/mm3 were excluded (n = 110)