Table 1

 Allele frequencies and percentage of the genetic polymorphisms in Alzheimer patients and controls

ControlsAlzheimer’s diseaseχ2p Value
Values are n (%).
†Three, five, and six repeat alleles.
IL-1α−889
Allele C178 (70.1)197 (64.8)1.7500.186
Allele T76 (29.9)107 (35.2)
IL-1−511
Allele C164 (63.6)197 (64.8)0.0930.760
Allele T94 (36.4)107 (35.2)
IL-1 RN
Allele *1192 (75.5)235 (77.8)0.8560.652
Allele *252 (20.4)59 (19.5)
Others†10 (4.1)8 (2.7)
APO-E
Allele ϵ216 (5.9)5 (1.7)
Allele ϵ3240 (88.2)223 (73.3)
Allele ϵ416 (5.9)76 (25.0)49.871 <0.0001
MTHFR 677
Allele C157 (57.7)182 (59.8)2.2610.133
Allele T115 (42.3)122 (40.2)
MTHFR 1298
Allele A178 (65.9)205 (67.4)2.3190.128
Allele C92 (34.1)99 (32.6)
MTR 2756
Allele A216 (81.2)254 (83.5)0.5410.462
Allele G50 (18.8)50 (16.5)
TC 776
Allele C179 (66.2)196 (64.4)0.2100.647
Allele G91 (33.8)108 (35.6)