Table 3

Multiple regression analysis of predictors of beta cell insulin secretion

Dependent variable: AUCISRβt ratioP value
Model 1, R2=0.728
Independent variables
Ethnicity−0.237−2.710.010
Insulin sensitivity−0.850−7.78<0.005
IPL−0.002−0.020.983
Model 2, R2=0.736
Independent variables
Ethnicity−0.27−2.50.021
Insulin sensitivity−0.88−6.7<0.005
IPL0.0360.280.785
VAT0.002−0.780.439
Age0.1010.870.390
  • AUCISR, area under the curve of beta cell insulin secretion rate; IPL, intrapancreatic lipid; VAT, visceral adipose tissue.