Table 4

FST values inferred from the 41 samples of the worldwide genotyping survey for each of the seven common SNPs of the NAT2 gene.

G191A

C282T

T341C

C481T

G590A

A803G

G857A

Average FST over all loci


World subdivided into

Five geographic groups (41 populations)a

0.104

0.004c

0.257

0.231

0.022

0.241

0.061

0.152

Three geographic groups (35 populations)b

0.122

-0.001c

0.308

0.280

0.011

0.291

0.074

0.189


a Sub-Saharan Africa, Europe/North Africa, Central/South Asia, East Asia, Central America [see Additional file 1 for the population composition of each geographic area]

b Sub-Saharan Africa, Europe/North Africa, East Asia

c Not significantly different from 0 at the 5% level

Sabbagh et al. BMC Genetics 2008 9:21   doi:10.1186/1471-2156-9-21

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