Table 3 

APOC3 SstI polymorphism and triglyceride levels 

Frequency 
Genotype/ Allele 
HTG (N = 34) 
NTG (N = 105) 
Crude OR (95%CI, p value) 
Adjusted OR^{*} (95%CI, p value) 


Genotype frequency 
S1S1 
9 (26.5%) 
56 (53.3%) 
1.00 (Referent) 
1.00 (Referent) 
S1S2 
17 (50%) 
44 (41.9%) 
2.4 (0.98–5.90, 0.056) 
2.43 (0.99–6.01, 0.054) 

S2S2 
8 (23.5%) 
5 (4.8%) 
9.95 (2.66–37.29, 0.0006) 
9.90 (2.64–37.12, 0.0007) 

Allele frequency 
S1 
0.515 (0.39–0.64) 
0.742 (0.68–0.80) 

S2 
0.485 (0.36–0.61) 
0.258 (0.20–0.32) 



^{*} Adjusted for age Genotypes: ChiSquare = 14.019, df = 2, p = 0.001; S1S1 vs. S1S2 + S2S2: ChiSquare = 7.445, df = 1, p = 0.006. Alleles: p = 0.001 

Chhabra et al. BMC Genetics 2002 3:9 doi:10.1186/1471215639 