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Table 2 Distribution of rs1501299 genotypes according to the 3 eating behavioural scales

From: ADIPOQ gene is linked to emotional eating behaviour in young Nigerian adults independent of psychological traits

Scales Eating behaviour (SE) Genetic models
GG
(n = 29)
GT
(n = 37)
TT
(n = 12)
Codominant β (95% CI)a P Recessive β (95% CI) P Additive β (95% CI) P
Cognitive restraint 17.5 ± 0.7 17.0 ± 0.8 15.5 ± 1.8 − 2.02 (− 5.28, 1.25) 0.48 − 1.71 (− 4.68, 1.26) 0.26 − 0.91 (− 2.46, 0.64) 0.25
Emotional eating 6.1 ± 0.5 5.8 ± 0.4 3.8 ± 0.7 − 2.39 (− 4.02, − 0.76) 0.02 − 2.17 (− 3.66, − 0.69) 0.005 − 1.02 (− 1.80, − 0.24) 0.01
Uncontrolled eating 20.4 ± 1.1 20.4 ± 1.0 19.0 ± 1.7 − 1.45 (− 5.28, 2.37) 0.75 − 1.32 (− 4.82, 2.17) 0.46 − 0.54 (− 2.41, 1.32) 0.51
  1. Eating behaviour phenotypes include cognitive restraint, emotional eating and uncontrolled eating.
  2. β beta-coefficient, SE standard error, n sample size
  3. aOnly comparison of GG (reference) versus TT genotypes