Table 2: Association between BDNF rs6265 genotype and obesity traits in BPRHS.

BDNF  rs6265 BMI (kg/m2)Waist (cm)Weight (kg)Hip (cm)
Mean ± s.e.b Mean ± s.e.P Mean ± s.e.P Mean ± s.e.P

Total
 GG922 0.213 0.42 0.677 0.263
 GA313
 AA24
Total
 GG922 0.163 0.927 0.652 0.103
 GA + AA337

Women
 GG595 0.009 0.071 0.029 0.027
 GA + AA216
Men
 GG242 0.009 0.002 0.002 0.03
 GA + AA94

an: the sample size, bmeans and P values calculated by analysis of covariance using general linear models adjusted for age, smoking status, drinking status, sex, education, Medication use for depression, physical activity and population admixture.