Table 2

 C677T and A1298C polymorphism distribution in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and controls

C677T polymorphismA1298C polymorphism
nCCCTTTnAAACCC*
*1298CC genotype distribution significantly different between rheumatoid patients and controls (one sample χ2 analysis, p<0.001).
Study group9348.4%40.9%10.8%9353.8%21.5%24.7%
Control group37740.6%44.1%15.2%37744.8%42.3%12.8%