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Meta-analysis of associations between TCF7L2 polymorphisms and risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus in the Chinese population

Jinjin Wang1, Fulan Hu2, Tianping Feng3, Jingzhi Zhao3, Lei Yin3, Linlin Li1, Yan Wang1, Qian Wang1 and Dongsheng Hu14*

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1 Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou, 450000, People’s Republic of China

2 Department of Epidemiology, Public Health College, Harbin Medical University, Harbin, 150086, People’s Republic of China

3 Military Hospital of Henan Province, Zhengzhou, 450000, People’s Republic of China

4 Shenzhen University School of Medicine, Shenzhen, 518000, People’s Republic of China

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BMC Medical Genetics 2013, 14:8  doi:10.1186/1471-2350-14-8

Published: 12 January 2013

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Additional file 1: Table S1:

LD (as r2) between TCF7L2 SNPs in this meta-analysis in Chinese v.s. Caucasians. Table S2. Main characteristics of the 21 studies deemed eligible for meta-analysis. Table S3. Results of meta-analysis for TCF7L2 polymorphisms and the T2DM susceptibility. Table S4. Results of Egger’s test. Table S5. MAFs for the three presently examined SNPs analyzed in the Chinese, Japanese, and European populations. Table S6. Power calculation for the present meta-analysis.

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