Table 1

MMP-1 genotype and allele frequencies (%) in CMM patients, British Caucasian controls, and healthy Japanese subjectsa

GenotypeP2G allele frequency (95% CIb)
2G/2G1G/2G1G/1G
CMM patients (Caucasian, n = 139)41 (29%)65 (47%)33 (24%)0.413653% (47%, 59%)
Healthy subjects (Caucasian, n = 142)23 (23%)68 (48%)41 (29%)47% (41%, 53%)
Healthy Caucasian subjects (n = 142)33 (23%)68 (48%)41 (29%)0.046547% (41%, 53%)
Healthy Japanese subjects (n = 150)30 (20%)56 (37%)64 (43%)39% (33%, 44%)
  • a Genotype and allele frequencies in Japanese are those reported by Kanamori et al. (13) .

  • b CI, confidence interval.