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Table 3 Multiple regression models using expression of zinc transporters and metallothionein to predict IL- expression at baseline (model 1) and week 12 (model 2) for all participants

From: TNF-α gene expression is increased following zinc supplementation in type 2 diabetes mellitus

Factors Model 1 (week 0) n = 38 P value Model 2 (week 12) n = 37 P value
Regression coefficient Standard error Regression coefficient Standard error
ZnT1 −0.02 0.04 0.58 0.02 0.07 0.75
ZnT5 −0.01 0.34 0.97 −0.64 0.39 0.12
ZnT6 −0.19 0.23 0.41 −0.09 0.30 0.78
ZnT7 0.06 0.07 0.38 0.30 0.09 0.002
ZnT8 −1.38 2.31 0.55 −4.81 4.55 0.30
Zip1 0.18 0.07 0.02 −0.01 0.09 0.89
Zip3 0.11 0.11 0.35 0.12 0.14 0.41
Zip7 −0.34 0.13 0.01 −0.17 0.26 0.53
Zip10 −0.01 0.09 0.91 −0.11 0.12 0.34
MT-1A −0.11 0.10 0.28 −0.14 0.16 0.40
MT-2A 0.05 0.22 0.82 0.32 0.44 0.48
Overall r 2 = 0.495   0.04 r 2 = 0.532   0.02