Table 2.

Distribution of Genotypes and Allele Frequencies of TATA Box Mutation in the Control and Hyperbilirubinemic Group

Genotype DistributionAllele Frequency
nTATA Box Mutation
None*HeteroHomonA(TA)7TAA§
Control group50371121000.15
Hyperbilirubinemic group252320500.04
  • Genotypes of TATA box:

  • * homozygote of wild type TATA box.

  • Heterozygote of 2-base TA insertion mutation of TATA box.

  • Homorozygote of 2-base TA insertion mutation of TATA box.

  • § Two bases insertion mutation of TATA box. Significant difference from control group:

  • χ2 = 5.92, P < .025.