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Table 2 Frequencies of the IL-18 polymorphisms in CAD patients and controls

From: Circulating levels of IL-18 are significantly influenced by the IL-18 +183 A/G polymorphism in coronary artery disease patients with diabetes type 2 and the metabolic syndrome: an Observational Study

IL-18 Genotype CAD (%) Controls (%) p-value *
+183 A/G AA 543 (55) 114 (56)  
  AG 391 (39) 85 (42)  
  GG 62 (6) 5 (2)  
G-allele frequency 0.259 0.234 > 0.2
-137 G/C GG 532 (53) 108 (53)  
  GC 394 (40) 82 (40)  
  CC 69 (7) 14 (7)  
C-allele frequency 0.267 0.270 > 0.2
-607 C/A CC 364 (37) 74 (36)  
  CA 500 (50) 96 (47)  
  AA 132 (13) 34 (17)  
A-allele frequency 0.384 0.403 > 0.2
  1. * Mann-Whitney test, heterozygous and homozygous of the minor allele pooled