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Table 3 Mean (± SE) of the estimate of the heritability of the average and slope of the trait for year-of-exam- and age-matched data.

From: Comparison of year-of-exam- and age-matched estimates of heritability in the Framingham Heart Study data

Trait Trait Average Trait Slope
  Exam-Matched Age-Matched Exam-Matched Age-Matched
SBP 0.25 ± 0.03 0.44 ± 0.03 -0.01 ± 0.03 -0.10 ± 0.06
BMI 0.38 ± 0.05 0.49 ± 0.06 0.07 ± 0.05 0.28 ± 0.18
Height 0.73 ± 0.05 0.76 ± 0.06 0.09 ± 0.08 0.15 ± 0.18
Weight 0.44 ± 0.06 0.56 ± 0.05 0.06 ± 0.05 0.07 ± 0.08
Cholesterol -A 0.51 ± 0.04 - 0.06 ± 0.07
Glucose 0.08 ± 0.02 0.17 ± 0.04 0.01 ± 0.02 0.07 ± 0.08
  1. A-, not done.