Table 11

Studies of the IL10 -1082G>A polymorphism in breast cancer.

Reference

Numbers studied

Type of controls

Susceptibility

Severity

Ethnicity


Cancer

Controls


Smith KC et al, 2004 [57]

129

223

Bone marrow and solid organ donors – male and female

No association

No association

Mixed

Giordani L et al, 2003 [63]

125

100

Female outpatients without breast cancer

OR = 0.58 (0.32–1.07) for AG vs. AA OR = 0.38 (0.14–0.99) for GG vs. AA

Not studied

unknown

Skerrett DL et al, 2005 [59]

88

102

Maternal cord blood samples

No association

No association

mixed

Wu JM et al, 2005 [64]

87

0

-

Not studied

No association

mixed

Our study

497

498

Women with normal mammograms from screening population

No association

No association

British Caucasian


OR: Odds Ratio

Balasubramanian et al. BMC Cancer 2006 6:188   doi:10.1186/1471-2407-6-188

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