Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, November 30th, 2004
"Twenty-seven polymorphisms from 12 genes have been investigated for association with tuberculosis (TB) in up to 514 cases and 9.1.3 controls from Karonga district, northern Malawi. Homozygosity for the complement receptor 1 (CR1) Q1022H polymorphism was associated with susceptibility to TB in this population (odds ratio [OR]=3.12, 95% confidence interval [CI]=1.13-8.60, P=0.028).
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