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Table 5 Iron profile and HbA1C in relation to Bsml gene polymorphism among obese male medical students

From: BsmI gene polymorphism of vitamin D receptor in obese Egyptian male medical students and its relationship with vitamin D deficiency

  Bsml polymorphism N Mean SD P value
Fe (µg/dL) Bb 19 99.3 39.9 0.918 NS
BB 6 97.5 31.4
Total iron binding capacity (TIBC) (µg/dL) Bb 19 329.9 32.4 0.493 NS
BB 6 341.1 40.4
Ferritin (ng /mL) Bb 18 154.3 143.0 0.734 NS
BB 6 176.3 104.1
Transferrin saturation (%) Bb 19 30.1 11.1 0.889 NS
BB 6 29.3 11.0
HbA1c (%) Bb 21 5.0 0.89 0.002 S
BB 6 4.5 0.45