TABLE 2

Genotype and allele frequencies of the Kir6.2 E23K variant in Danish type 2 diabetic patients and glucose-tolerant control subjects

E23K genotypeType 2 diabetic patients (513 men/290 women)Control subjects (242 men/620 women)P
E/E287 (36)330 (39)
E/K382 (47)408 (47)
K/K134 (17)124 (14)0.53*
Allele frequency (%)40.5 (38.1–42.9)38.1 (36.9–39.3)0.36
  • Data are number of subjects with each genotype (% of each group) and allele frequencies of the minor allele in % (95% CI). The P values compare genotype distribution (*) and allele frequencies between type 2 diabetic patients and glucose-tolerant control subjects.