Table 2

Genotype frequencies for Lewis and secretor polymorphisms
Characteristics Children Parents All subjects
Lewis T59G
Le/Le (TT) 229 (48.1%) 246 (49.6%) 475 (48.9%)
Le/le (TG) 199 (41.8%) 201 (40.5%) 400 (41.1%)
Le/le (GG) 48 (10.1%) 49 (9.9%) 97 (10.0%)
secretor A385T & pseudogene*
Se/Se 121 (25.4%) 138 (27.8%) 259 (26.7%)
Se/se 251 (52.7%) 244 (49.2%) 495 (50.9%)
se/se 104 (21.9%) 114 (23.0%) 218 (22.4%)

*sej (385T) and se5 (pseudogene) are categorized into one group as “se”.

Kawai et al.

Kawai et al. BMC Clinical Pathology 2012 12:23   doi:10.1186/1472-6890-12-23

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