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Table 4 Significant (Fisher's test p2 < 0.05) allele associations with NPC

From: Associations between HLA Class I alleles and the prevalence of nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) among Tunisians

HLA allele NPC cases (%) Control subjects (%) OR 95% CI P Ref
Cw08 1.10 (3/272) 5.74 (17/296) 0.18 0.052 – 0.618 0.003 -
B14 0.74 (2/270) 7.43 (22/296) 0.09 0.021 – 0.388 0.0001 [22]
B14-Cw08 0.74 (2/270) 5.74 (17/296) 0.12 0.027 – 0.519 0.001 -
B51 11.11 (30/270) 5.74 (17/296) 1.98 1.067 – 3.679 0.025 [22]
B57 3.70 (10/270) 0.68(2/296) 5.48 1.190 – 25.224 0.017 [22]
B18 6.67 (18/270) 2.36 (7/296) 2.85 1.173 – 6.941 0.014 [24]
  1. N.B. 136 typing could be performed for the HLA-Cw locus in patient with NPC while only 135 could be performed in the same patients for the HLA-A and -B loci.