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Table 1 Patient cohort characteristics

From: A frequent variant in the human bile salt export pump gene ABCB11 is associated with hepatitis C virus infection, but not liver stiffness in a German population

Factor Bonn cohort Homburg cohort
  (n = 487) (n = 162)
Age (years) 48 (19-83) 49 (21-79)
Gender   
Male 315 (64.7%) 75 (46.3%)
Female 172 (35.3%) 87 (53.7%)
BMI (kg/m2) 24.2 (14.8 - 39.8) 25.7 (17.0 - 43.0)
TE (kPa) 7.1 (2.7 - 75.0) n.a.
HCV genotypes   
HCV 1 170 (46%) 139 (86%)
HCV non-1 199 (54%) 23 (14%)
unknown 118  
  1. Continuous variables are presented as medians and ranges.
  2. Abbreviations: BMI, body mass index; n. a., not available; TE, transient elastography.