Table 2—

HLA-DQB1 genotype frequency in patients with GDM, type 2 diabetes, and control subjects with NGT

GDMType 2NGT
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HLA DQB1 genotype
 Risk29 (45)37 (45)27 (31)
  02/03024 (6)3 (4)4 (5)
  0302/X8 (12)19 (23)12 (14)
  02/X17 (26)*15 (18)11 (13)
 Protective 0602(3)/X11 (17)16 (20)22 (16)
  • Data are n (%). X, either a homozygous allele or any allele other than 02, 0302, or 0602(3).

  • *

    * P = 0.036 compared with NGT group.