Table 3

 TNFβ and TNFα promoter −308 allele distribution (group A v group B)

AlleleGroup A, n = 54 (n, %)Group B, n = 204 (n, %)
TNFβ110 (18, 5%)75 (36, 8%)
244 (81, 5%)129 (63, 2%)
p Value0.01
TNFα promoter −308145 (83, 3%)165 (80, 9%)
29 (16, 7%)39 (19, 1%)
p Value0.68