Table 2

Results from logistic regression test for association of rs2241423 to obesity in the Swedish cohort, adjusted for gender
Swedish children Genotype distribution AA/AG/GG (%) MAF HWE

Odds ratio

(95% CI)

p-value
All 52/359/564(5.3/36.8/57.8) 0.66
Controls 33/199/282(6.4/38.7/54.9) 25.8% (256/519) 0.91 0.79 (0.64 - 0.98) 0.029
Obese 19/160/279(4.1/34.9/60.9) 21.5% (193/466) 0.58

The minor allele of rs2241423 has a protective effect against obesity. MAF – minor allele frequency. HWE – result for test for deviation from Hardy Weinberg equilibrium, p-value. CI – confidence interval.

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Rask-Andersen et al. BMC Medical Genetics 2012 13:36   doi:10.1186/1471-2350-13-36

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