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Table 6 Apolipoprotein allele frequencies and CAD severity.

From: Apolipoprotein gene polymorphisms and plasma levels in healthy Tunisians and patients with coronary artery disease

Apolipoprotein alleles CAD severity (N = 80) P
  1 vessel (n = 35)   2 vessels (n = 31)   3 vessels (n = 14)   
APO (a) alleles n (%) n (%) n (%) 0.121
7 13 18.57 11 17.74 3 10.71  
8 49 70.00 39 62.9 16 57.14  
9 2 2.86 4 6.45 0 0.00  
10 2 2.86 6 9.68 6 21.42  
11 4 5.71 2 3.23 3 10.71  
APOE alleles n (%) n (%) n (%) 0.005
E2 4 5.71 3 4.84 0 0.00  
E3 64 91.42 55 88.7 20 71.43  
E4 2 2.85 4 6.45 8 28.57  
APOCI alleles n (%) n (%) n (%) 0.285
H1 64 91.42 56 90.32 23 82.14  
H2 6 8.57 6 9.68 5 17.85  
APOCII alleles n (%) n (%) n (%) 1
A1 33 47.14 36 58.07 13 46.42  
A2 37 52.85 26 41.93 15 53.57  
  1. P: probability values for the comparison of allele distribution between patients with 1 and 3 affected vessels.