TABLE 3

Plasma levels (log transformed) of IL-6 according to IL6R haplotypes in nondiabetic women

Haplotypes
FrequencyDifference in log(IL-6) (95% CI)PGlobal P
SNP5SNP7SNP8SNP9SNP10
1211137.60.0
1121115.8−0.11 (−0.23 to −0.01)0.050.01
2111118.2−0.12 (−0.22 to −0.03)0.01
211214.6−0.17 (−0.38 to 0.04)0.12
2112217.5−0.15 (−0.27 to −0.03)0.01
  • Haplotype coding: 1 represents the common allele and 2 represents the minor allele; analyses were adjusted for age and BMI.