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Table 1 Chi square and Likelihood estimates of alleles – 12, 13 at microsatellite D5S818; alleles – 6 and 9 at microsatellite TH01 markers (Significance level = 1%) and malaria susceptibility and resistance.

From: Host microsatellite alleles in malaria predisposition?

Malaria parasite Chi-Square values Likelihood-test estimates
  D5S818
  Normal (allele-12) Disease (allele-13) Associated with infection (allele-13) Non-associated with infection (allele-12)
P. falciparum 184.65 109.04 3.56 2.22 × 10-4
  TH01
  Normal (allele-6) Disease (allele-9) Associated with infection (allele-9) Non-associated with infection (allele-6)
P. falciparum 140.542 128.922 1.75 9.61 × 10-2
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