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Table 1 Characteristics of the individuals present within the Infinium MethylationEPIC BeadChip array analysis

From: Comparison of methylation patterns generated from genomic and cell-line derived DNA using the Illumina Infinium MethylationEPIC BeadChip array

CharacteristicsGroup 1Group 2
Number of individuals8 (4 gDNA + clDNA with DKD; 4 gDNA + clDNA with T1D and no renal disease)8 (4 gDNA + clDNA with DKD; 4 gDNA + clDNA with T1D and no renal disease)
Average age of T1D diagnosis15 years17 years
Average duration of diabetes35 years30 years
Females:Males5:35:3
Average BMI27.024.4
Average BP (mmHg)132/79134/80
Hypertension44
Smoking status7 Never
1 Ex
6 Never
1 Ex
1 Current
eGFR > 60 mL/min/m244
eGFR 59–15 mL/min/m2 [CKD stages 3–4]43
eGFR < 15 mL/min/m2 [ESRD]01
  1. BMI body mass index, BP blood pressure, CKD chronic kidney disease, eGFR estimated glomerular filtration rate, ESRD end-stage renal disease, mmHg millimetres of mercury, T1D type 1 diabetes