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Table 2 Reported maternal demographics and characteristics

From: Maternal fucosyltransferase 2 status affects the gut bifidobacterial communities of breastfed infants

Maternal characteristic Secretor ( n= 32) Non-secretor ( n= 12)
Maternal education
  High school 1 0
  Bachelor’s degree 11 1
  Master’s degree 12 7
  PhD or equivalent 8 4
Maternal ethnicity
  Caucasian 29 10
  Asian 1 1
  Hispanic 2 1
Secretor genotypea
  SS 6 0
  Ss 25 0
  ss 0 12
Maternal blood type (ABO)
  Type O 15 6
  Type A 15 5
  Type B 1 1
  Type AB 1 0
Maternal Rh factor
  Positive 29 9
  Negative 3 3
Parity
  Primiparous 24 8
  Multiparous 8 4
  Birth mode
  Vaginal 28 11
  C-section 4 1
Infant gender
  Female 17 7
  Male 15 5
  1. Values are frequencies per total sample size, n = 44. aGenotyping data missing for one subject phenotypically described as a secretor.