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Table 2 Description of brain datasets for evaluating the effect of gender. Additional details can be found in “Methods

From: An epigenetic clock analysis of race/ethnicity, sex, and coronary heart disease

Data Participants (n) Men (%) Age mean ± SE [min, max] Brain region Brain tissue samples (n)
Study 1 117 41 % 84.0 ± 9.8 [40, 105] CRBLM 112
EC 108
PFCTX 114
STG 117
Study 2 142 68 % 48.0 ± 23.2 [16, 96] CRBLM 112
FCTX 133
PONS 125
TCTX 127
Study 3 147 63 % 44.3 ± 9.6 [19, 68] CRLM 147
Study 4 37 62 % 64.4 ± 17.4 [25, 96] CRBLM 36
PFCTX 36
Study 5 209 66 % 52.3 ± 29.8 [1, 102] CRBLM 201
FCTX 201
Study 6 718 37 % 88.5 ± 6.6 [66, 108] DLPFC 718
  1. CRBLM cerebellum, DLPFC dorsolateral prefrontal cortex, EC entorhinal cortex, FCTX frontal cortex, PFCTX prefrontal cortex, PONS pons, STG superior temporal gyrus, TCTX temporal cortex