Table 2

Distribution of VDR genotypes in cases and controls

TaqI polymorphism
First author, year (Ref.)Racial descentGenotype
t/tT/tT/T
Cancer (%)Control (%)Cancer (%)Control (%)Cancer (%)Control (%)
Taylor, 1996 (13)European8 (8.3)36 (22.2)60 (62.5)73 (45.1)28 (29.2)53 (32.7)
Kibel, 1998 (19)European5 (13.5)7 (20)15 (40.5)15 (42.9)17 (46)13 (37.1)
Ma, 1998 (11)European52 (14)86 (14.6)186 (50)299 (50.8)134 (36)204 (34.6)
Correa-Cerro, 1999 (21)European19 (17.9)11 (11.6)39 (36.8)52 (54.7)48 (45.3)32 (33.7)
Blazer, 2000 (22)European12 (17.1)35 (20.8)37 (52.9)74 (44.1)21 (30)59 (35.1)
Luscombe, 2001 (32)European29 (13.9)30 (19.5)110 (52.6)67 (43.5)70 (33.5)57 (37)
Gsur, 2002 (17)European34 (17.9)22 (11.6)85 (44.7)87 (45.8)71 (37.4)81 (42.6)
Medeiros, 2002 (18)European19 (11.7)41 (19.9)91 (56.2)92 (44.7)52 (32.1)73 (35.4)
Tayeb, 2003 (9)European4 (19)62 (16.4)10 (47.6)181 (47.7)7 (33.3)136 (35.9)
Watanabe, 1999 (20)Asian2 (2)6 (3)18 (18)36 (17.8)80 (80)160 (79.2)
Furuya, 1999 (19)Asian0 (0)1 (1.7)25 (37.9)18 (30)41 (62.1)41 (68.3)
Habuchi, 2000 (12)Asian2 (0.9)3 (0.9)44 (19.8)81 (24)176 (79.3)253 (75.1)
Hamasaki, 2001 (21)Asian2 (1.8)8 (6)22 (19.1)34 (25.6)91 (79.1)91 (68.4)
Suzuki, 2003 (10)Asian2 (2.5)2 (1.9)20 (24.7)20 (19)59 (72.8)83 (79)
Taylor, 1996 (13)African1 (8.3)1 (12.5)8 (66.7)6 (75)3 (25)1 (12.5)
Kibel, 1998 (19)African1 (25)1 (16.7)1 (25)3 (50)2 (50)2 (33.3)
Blazer, 2000 (22)African1 (14.3)3 (21.4)3 (42.8)2 (14.3)3 (42.8)9 (64.3)
Poly(A) microsatellite repeat polymorphism
First author, year (Ref.)Racial descentGenotype
S/SL/SL/L
Cancer (%)Control (%)Cancer (%)Control (%)Cancer (%)Control (%)
Ingles, 1997 (23)European3 (5.3)33 (19.5)29 (50.9)75 (44.4)25 (43.8)61 (36.1)
Kibel, 1998 (19)European5 (14.3)7 (20.6)16 (45.7)13 (38.2)14 (40)14 (41.2)
Correa-Cerro, 1999 (21)European24 (20.5)12 (11.6)49 (41.9)56 (54.4)44 (37.6)35 (34)
Blazer, 2000 (22)European13 (18.6)35 (20.8)35 (50)75 (44.7)22 (31.4)58 (34.5)
Watanabe, 1999 (20)Asian2 (2)6 (3)18 (18)36 (17.8)80 (80)160 (79.2)
Kibel, 1998 (19)African1 (33.3)1 (16.7)1 (33.3)1 (16.7)1 (33.3)4 (66.7)
Blazer, 2000 (22)African1 (14.3)2 (14.3)4 (57.1)4 (28.6)2 (28.6)8 (57.1)
BsmI polymorphism
First author, year (Ref.)Racial descentGenotype
B/BB/bb/b
Cancer (%)Control (%)Cancer (%)Control (%)Cancer (%)Control (%)
Ma, 1998 (11)European52 (14)90 (15.2)185 (49.7)300 (50.8)135 (36.3)201 (34)
Habuchi, 2000 (12)Asian8 (3.6)15 (4.5)42 (18.9)113 (33.5)172 (77.5)209 (62)
Chokkalingam, 2001 (25)Asian4 (2.5)7 (2.4)17 (10.6)31 (10.4)140 (86.9)259 (87.2)
Suzuki, 2003 (10)Asian6 (7.4)2 (1.9)17 (21)20 (19)58 (71.6)83 (79)
FokI polymorphism
First author, year (Ref.)Racial descentGenotype
f/fF/fF/F
Cancer (%)Control (%)Cancer (%)Control (%)Cancer (%)Control (%)
Correa-Cerro, 1999 (21)European10 (8.5)9 (10.1)58 (49.1)42 (47.2)50 (42.4)38 (42.7)
Luscombe, 2001 (32)European32 (15.3)24 (15.6)92 (44)65 (42.2)85 (40.7)65 (42.2)
Chokkalingam, 2001 (25)Asian41 (21.9)62 (20.5)95 (50.8)153 (50.7)51 (27.3)87 (28.8)