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Table. 2.

The MR estimates from each method of assessing the causal effect of gut microbiome on the incidence of OA

MR method Number of SNPs Beta SE Association
p-value
Cochran Q statistic Heterogeneity
p-value
Inverse variance weighted 29 −0.001 0.004 0.748 33.14 0.231
MR Egger 29 −0.002 0.005 0.630 32.95 0.199
Weighted median 29 −0.002 0.005 0.636 NA NA

MR: Mendelian randomization, OA: osteoarthritis, SNP: single nucleotide polymorphism, Beta: beta coefficient, SE: standard error, NA: not available.

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