Table 3

Distribution of alleles and tests for evidence of linkage disequilibrium at individual marker loci

MarkersCA repeat(2) (p=0.40)CA repeat(3) (p=0.72)
Allele 1Allele 2Allele 3Allele 4Allele 1Allele 2Allele 3Allele 4
Disease403710040
Control3221411271
CA repeat(1) (p=0.55) SNP (213+9) (p=0.71)
Markers Allele 1 Allele 2 Allele 3 Allele 4 Allele 5 Allele 6 Allele 1 Allele 2
Disease124430113
Control0410421156
TTTA repeat (p=0.28) TTTG repeat (p=0.49)
Markers Allele 1 Allele 2 Allele 3 Allele 4 Allele 1 Allele 2 Allele 3 Allele 4
Disease27143560
Control511411992
SNP (1512−9) (p=1) SNP (1662+12) (p=0.73) TAAA repeat (p=0.67)
Markers Allele 1 Allele 2 Allele 1 Allele 2 Allele 1 Allele 2 Allele 3 Allele 4 Allele 5
Disease1229516232
Control192111007266
  • p values calculated by Fisher's exact test.