Table 3

Comparison of genotypic variations of the TYMS among individuals with BC and controls
Genotypic variant of the TYMS
2R/2R 2R/3R 3R/3R
SBC 04 22 05
Control 36 49 47
χ2 2.80 10.4 3.53
p 0.11 0.001 0.06
OR 0.30 4.14 0.35
CI (95%) (0.13-1.21) (1.77-9.71) (0.12-0.97)
HBC 03 25 09
Control 36 49 47
χ2 5.94 9.68 1.9
p 0.01 0.002 0.27
OR 0.23 3.53 0.58
CI (95%) (0.06-0.81) (1.63-7.65) (0.25-1.33)
BC 07 47 14
Control 36 49 47
χ2 2.46 17.13 0.39
p 0.12 <0.001 0.53
OR 0.45 3.79 0.47
CI (95%) (0.19-1.11) (2.03-7.08) (0.24-1.52)

χ2 = Chi-square; OR = Odds Ratio; CI = Confidence Interval; In Bold = Significant Statistical Values; SBC = sporadic breast cancer; HBC = hereditary breast cancer; BC = breast cancer.

Junior et al.

Junior et al. BMC Research Notes 2012 5:676   doi:10.1186/1756-0500-5-676

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