Controls

Type 2 diabetics

All

Variable

N

Mean (SD)

N

Mean (SD)

N

Mean (SD)

N (M / F)

11/12

 

34/16

 

45/28

 

Age (yrs)

28

22.2(6.82)

45

22.6(4.74)

73

22.4(5.47)

Weight (kg)

28

9.74(2.03)

45

14.1(4.17)

73

12.6(4.14)

Fast. glucose (mmol/l)

28

62.5(8.94)

45

179(115)

73

123(101)

Fast. insulin (μU/l)

28

65.6(38.2)

45

69(47)

73

67.5(42.7)

HOMA-IR

28

0.04(0.17)

45

1.78(2.91)

73

0.93(2.26)

HOMA-β

28

5.34(6.9)

45

9.8(18)

73

7.62(14.2)

Table 3a: Characteristics of the rhesus group.