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Table 7 Cognition according to tHcy and ApoE rs7412 in Chinese adults

From: Combined homocysteine and apoE rs429358 and rs7412 polymorphism in association with serum lipid levels and cognition in Chinese community-dwelling older adults

  HCY ≤ 15 HCY > 15 p value
ApoE rs7412(C/C) ApoE rs7412(C/T) ApoE rs7412(C/C) ApoE rs7412(C/T)
N 390 78 630 136  
Orientation 8.92 (8.69,9.14) 9.14 (8.65, 9.62) 8.68 (8.48,8.88) 8.22 (7.80,8.65) 0.048*
Memory and delayed recall 5.40 (5.27,5.53) 5.38 (5.11,5.66) 5.23 (5.12,5.35) 5.50 (5.26,5.74) 0.170
Attention 4.16 (3.97,4.35) 4.37 (3.96,4.78) 3.90 (3.73,4.07) 3.62 (3.26,3.98) 0.014*
Language 6.60 (6.47,6.73) 6.77 (6.48,7.05) 6.44 (6.33,6.56) 6.55 (6.30,6.79) 0.153
Visual and executive 0.71 (0.66,0.75) 0.65 (0.54,0.75) 0.66 (0.62,0.70) 0.65 (0.56,0.75) 0.380
MMSE score 25.78 (25.24,26.32) 26.30 (25.13,27.47) 24.92 (24.43,25.40) 24.55 (23.52,25.57) 0.041*
  1. MMSE Mini-Mental State Examination, ApoE Apolipoprotein E. The General Line Model (GLM) univariate analysis was used for data analysis. Factors including age, sex, BMI, education, smoking, alcohol drinking and physical activity were adjusted. *p < 0.05 was considered as significance