Additional file 1: Table S1. of Examining for an association between candidate gene polymorphisms in the metabolic syndrome components on excess weight and adiposity measures in youth: a cross-sectional study

Sequence of primer used to PCR. Table S2. Ancestral informative Markers (AIMs), allelic frequencies and delta (δ) of frequencies in the three ancestral populations (European, African and Amerindian). Table S3. Characteristics of the study population, stratified according to gender. Table S4. Association with anthropometric measures at 10 selected genetic variants on the subset of the samples with available ancestry information. Table S5. Interaction between SNP and socioeconomic and perinatal factors in determining body mass index. Figure S1. The histogram of body mass index, body fat percentage and waist circumference by gender. (DOCX 123 kb)