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Research Article

Role of the Promoter Polymorphism IL-6 −174G/C in Dermatomyositis and Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Table 2

Genotype and allele frequencies of IL-6 −174G/C polymorphism in dermatomyositis and systemic lupus erythematosus patients and controls.

GenotypeDMSLEControls
= number of patients

−174G/C
 GG14 (40.0%)29 (55.8%)32 (40.0%)
 GC11 (31.4%)13 (25.0%)21 (26.3%)
 CC10 (28.6%)10 (19.2%)27 (33.7%)
 G55.7%68.3%53.1%
 C44.3%34.6%46.9%
valueNS*GP = 0.01

Not significant.

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