Table 3

Excess of African ancestry for markers in risk region compared to genome average in African American ESKD subjects.

Locus Name

Expected African Ancestry Among AA*

Estimated African Ancestry Among AA ESKD patients**

% Change in African Ancestry


rs7286127

0.833

0.923

10.8%


rs5756133

0.865

0.954

10.2%


*Expected loci specific African ancestry was calculated from the African allele frequency as was reported by dbSNP build 127, multiplied by genome average African ancestry as was reported by ANCESTRYMAP.

**Estimated African ancestry was reported for each locus using ANCESTRYMAP.

Shlush et al. BMC Medical Genomics 2010 3:47   doi:10.1186/1755-8794-3-47

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