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Table 3 Partial correlations, controlling for age, sex, and height, between percent body fat and blood pressure by genotype in young children

From: ACE I/D genotype, adiposity, and blood pressure in children

  Total
(n = 152)
ACE DD
(n = 46)
ACE ID
(n = 61)
ACE II
(n = 45)
D carriers
(n = 107)
Percent Body Fat
SBP 0.46* 0.19 0.65* 0.41* 0.48*
DBP 0.30* 0.20 0.41* 0.16 0.34*
MAP 0.42* 0.24 0.57* 0.31* 0.46*
  1. *P < 0.05 for correlation.
  2. SBP, systolic blood pressure; DBP, diastolic blood pressure; MAP, mean arterial pressure.