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Table 6 Association of IL-6 genetic polymorphisms and blood pressure

From: Variants of ESR1, APOE, LPL and IL-6 loci in young healthy subjects: association with lipid status and obesity

    BP < 135/85 BP > 135/85 OR CI Test
p value
IL-6 Alleles C 95 20 1 1-1 X 2 = 0.952
df = 1
   G 71 10 1.495 0.78-2.86 p = 0.329
  Genotypes CC 30 9 1 1-1 X 2 = 5.326
   CG 35 2 5.25 1.05-26.21 df = 2
   GG 18 4 1.35 0.363-5.03 p = 0.069
  1. BP = blood pressure
  2. OR = Odds ratio
  3. CI = confidence interval