Table 4. The ADRA2A G1780A genotypes and response to training (% change from baseline).
Variables GG (n=124) AA+AG (n=39) p
body mass (kg) -1.18±2.45 -1.30±2.59 0.796
BMI -1.10±2.40 -0.80±1.92 0.470
BMR -0.40 (-0.84, 0.08) -0.48 (-0.79, 0.0) 0.782
%FM -4.44 (-8.65, -0.15) -5.11 (-10.98, 0.0) 0.472
FFM 0.64 (-0.57, 1.92) 1.08 (-0.93, 2.40) 0.547
TBW 0.85 (-0.59, 2.11) 0.81 (-1.24, 2.29) 0.849
TC -0.51±12.10 0.99±13.08 0.509
TGL 11.08±38.44 9.67±38.68 0.841
HDL -6.47±16.42 -0.39±19.71 0.057
LDL 4.33±20.64 4.27±21.79 0.987
glucose -2.74 (-9.50, 4.32 ) -3.95 (-11.59, 2.38) 0.610
Mean ± SD or median with interquartile range (in brackets),
† Mann-Whitney test ; BMI – body mass index; BMR – basal metabolic rate; %FM – fat mass percentage; FFM – fat free mass; TBW – total body water; TC – total cholesterol; TGL – triglycerides; HDL – high density lipoprotein, LDL –low density lipoprotein