Table 1

General characteristics and concentrations of sRANKL, OPG, and M-CSF for men and women in Chuvasha pedigrees

VariableMen (n  =  291)Women (n  =  275)
Mean ± SD (range)Mean ± SD (range)
n, number; BMI, body mass index; TEST, testosterone; ESTR, estradiol; OPG, osteoprotegerin; M-CSF, macrophage colony stimulating factor; sRANKL, soluble receptor activator for nuclear factor kappaB ligand.
Age (years)44.64±16.65 (18.0–80.0)44.23±16.40 (18.0–76.0)
Weight (kg)64.82±11.50 (41.1–100.3)60.53±13.09 (35.5–100.6)
Height (m)1.66±0.07 (1.48–1.89)1.55±0.08 (1.39–1.77)
BMI (kg/m2)23.35±3.68 (16.28–36.4)25.34±5.32 (15.78–44.39)
TEST (nmol/l)16.05±6.68 (0.60–38.70)1.62±4.05 (0.10–34.90)
ESTR (pmol/l)63.74±43.03 (0.10–308.10)178.59±183.51 (0.70–779.20)
OPG (pg/ml)1575.46±457.18 (674.20–2947.20)1531.95±393.14 (685.0–2958.4)
M-CSF (pg/ml)889.03±368.92 (187.30–2014.60)809.46±401.85 (222.30–2011.50)
sRANKL (pg/ml)1013.84±767.81 (40.60–3402.30)1209.16±885.80 (51.20–3495.20)