Table 2

 Allele frequencies of the three variants of the CARD15 gene in patients and controls and results of χ2 statistics (compared with controls)

PolymorphismControlsPsoriasis vulgarisPsoriatic arthritis
n (%)n (%)χ2p Valuen (%)χ2p Value
mut, mutant allele probe; wt, wild type allele probe.
R702Wwt666 (94)584 (95)1.2550.263691 (94)0.2270.634
mut46 (6)28 (5)43 (6)
G908Rwt710 (98)542 (99)2.2630.132726 (98)0.1780.673
mut16 (2)6 (1)14 (2)
leu1007fsinsCwt716 (97)549 (98)1.0010.317715 (97)0.0190.890
mut24 (3)13 (2)23 (3)