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Table 1 Selection of single nucleotide polymorphisms within IL-6 gene

From: Interleukin-6 gene (IL-6): a possible role in brain morphology in the healthy adult brain

Gene Gene position Total no. of SNPs (MAF ≥0.01) No. of tagging SNP Mean r2 Selected SNPs Position Function Alleles MAF HapMapCEU Alleles captured Prediction (STAMPA)
IL-6 chr7: 22,731,750-22,738,790 43 22 0.991 rs1800795 22733170 5' near gene CG 0.467 (G) 8 97.08%
rs1800796 22732771 5' near gene CG 0.043 (C) 3
rs2069833 22734189 intron CT 0.475 (T) 8
rs2069840 22735097 intron CG 0.317 (G) 1
  1. SNP, single nucleotide polymorphism; MAF, minor allele frequency; r2, linkage disequilibrium statistic [49]. MAF data relates CEU population from HapMap Phase II + III [50].