TABLE 2

Regions showing nominal evidence for linkage with type 2 diabetes in Hong Kong Chinese and their replications in other studies

ChromosomeLocation (cM from pter)Study/trait (reference)
1173.9Chinese (Shanghai)/young-onset GIT (12)
Old Order Amish/GIT (13)
Caucasian (Utah)/type 2 diabetes (24)
Pima Indian/young-onset type 2 diabetes (10)
Caucasian (U.K.)/type 2 diabetes (11)
Caucasian (France)/lean type 2 diabetes (14)
Caucasian (Framingham)/HbA1c (4)
326.3Caucasian (Scandinavian)/young-onset type 2 diabetes (26)
4135.3Old Order Amish/GIT (13)
5139.3Chinese (Shanghai)/GIT (12)
Caucasian (Finland/Sweden)/young-onset type 2 diabetes (27)
6178.9African American/type 2 diabetes (28)
1248.7Caucasian (France)/young-onset GIT (14)
1828.1Chinese (Shanghai)/GIT (12)
Caucasian (Finland/Sweden)/obese type 2 diabetes (27)
Caucasian (Netherlands)/obese type 2 diabetes (29)