TABLE 1

Regions showing nominal evidence of linkage to type 2 diabetes in Hong Kong Chinese*

ChromosomeFlanking markersPosition (cM)LODPpointwise
1APOA2-D1S194173.93.090.00008
3D3S454526.31.270.008
4D4S2394-D4S1644135.32.630.0003
5D5S816139.30.840.02
6D6S1277-D6S1027178.91.910.002
12D12S104248.71.990.0012
18D18S84328.11.000.02
  • *

    * Evidence of linkage is determined as LOD >0.59, Ppointwise < 0.05;

  • marker positions are indicated in Haldane centimorgans from the p-terminus obtained from the Marshfield Medical Research Foundation.