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Table 4 Genotype and allele frequencies of the +1444 CRP C>T polymorphism (rs1130864) in the sympatric ethnic groups in Mali and Sudan

From: Marked differences in CRP genotype frequencies between the Fulani and sympatric ethnic groups in Africa

  Mali Sudan
  Fulani (n = 166) Non-Fulani (n = 165) Fulani (n = 213) Non-Fulani (n = 46)
Genotype frequency
CC 123 (74%) 130 (79%) 160 (75%) 32 (70%)
CT 41 (25%) 34 (20%) 47 (22%) 14 (30%)
TT 2 (1%) 1 (1%) 6 (3%) 0 (0%)
P-value 0.5 0.3
Allele frequency
C 0.86 0.89 0.86 0.85
T 0.14 0.11 0.14 0.15
P-value 0.3 0.7
Frequency of T-allele carriers a
T 43 (26%) 35 (21%) 53 (25%) 14 (30%)
Non-T 123 (74%) 130 (79%) 160 (75%) 32 (70%)
P-value 0.3 0.4
  1. a Frequency of individuals with or without at least one T-allele of the +1444 CRP polymorphism