Skip to main content

Table 5 Allele frequencies of the ACE gene in different ethnic groups

From: Frequency of APOE, MTHFR and ACE polymorphisms in the Zambian population

   ACE allele frequency  
  n I D P
North Africa     
Moroccans [36] 182 0.23 0.77 <0.0001
Egyptians [47] 188 0.28 0.72 <0.0001
Algerians [15] 48 0.27 0.73 <0.0001
Tunisians [15] 47 0.24 0.76 <0.0001
West African     
Nigerians [48] 80 0.41 0.59 <0.0001
East Africa     
Sudanese [49] 121 0.36 0.64 <0.0001
Somalis [49] 53 0.27 0.73 <0.0001
South Africa     
Zambians 116 0.86 0.14 Current study
Other     
Omanis [49] 124 0.29 0.71 <0.0001
African Americans [15] 40 0.3 0.7 <0.0001
Emiratis [50] 159 0.34 0.66 <0.0001
Greeks [51] 84 0.42 0.58 <0.0001
Brazilians [52] 65 0.42 0.58 <0.0001
Chinese, Dahur [53] 84 0.43 0.57 <0.0001
Caucasians [54] 733 0.54 0.46 <0.0001
Indians [55] 166 0.54 0.46 <0.0001
Japanese [56] 136 0.65 0.35 <0.0001
Chinese [57] 189 0.71 0.29 0
Pima Indians [58] 305 0.71 0.29 0
Mexican Teeneks [59] 64 0.78 0.22 0.21
Yanomami Indians [48] 49 0.85 0.15 1
Samoans [48] 58 0.91 0.09 0.46
Australian Aborigines [60] 184 0.97 0.03 0
Abazians [46] 126 0 1 <0.0001