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Table 1 Participant characteristics when separated by FTO genotype of the rs9939609 polymorphism

From: High intensity exercise downregulates FTO mRNA expression during the early stages of recovery in young males and females

  Genotype  
AA AT TT P value
n 10 9 9 /
Sex 5F / 5 M 4F / 5 M 6F / 3 M /
Age (yr) 24.4 ± 1.7 29.3 ± 2.2 22.7 ± 1.2 0.038
Total Body Mass (kg) 74.5 ± 3.9 72.0 ± 2.6 72.6 ± 4.2 0.875
Height (cm) 176.1 ± 2.8 169.9 ± 2.4 172.1 ± 1.9 0.212
BMI (kg/m2) 24.0 ± 1.0 25.0 ± 1.1 24.4 ± 1.1 0.791
Hip Circumference (cm) 99.6 ± 2.4 99.6 ± 2.4 101.4 ± 1.8 0.813
Waist Circumference (cm) 81.8 ± 3.8 79.6 ± 2.8 77.8 ± 3.0 0.674
Fat Mass (%) 24.9 ± 1.6 22.6 ± 3.3 27.2 ± 2.0 0.416
Fat Mass (kg) 18.1 ± 1.0 16.1 ± 2.7 19.6 ± 2.0 0.486
Lean Muscle Mass (kg) 53.4 ± 3.5 52.3 ± 2.7 52.1 ± 3.3 0.689
Bone Mineral Content (kg) 2.6 ± 0.1 2.5 ± 0.1 2.5 ± 0.1 0.737
Systolic BP (mmHg) 129.0 ± 5.1 128.7 ± 4.2 122.7 ± 1.9 0.480
Diastolic BP (mmHg) 76.4 ± 3.2 75.8 ± 2.5 75.1 ± 3.0 0.952
Fasting Plasma Glucose (mmol. L− 1) 5.0 ± 0.1 5.4 ± 0.1 4.9 ± 0.1 0.057
VO2peak (ml.kg.min− 1) 40.0 ± 1.4 39.0 ± 2.6 37.9 ± 2.3 0.771
  1. Values are expressed as mean ± SEM. F female, M male, VO2peak peak oxygen uptake