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Table 2 Frequencies of M235T variant of the AGT gene according to ethnic background for both cases and controls.

From: Angiotensinogen M235T gene variants and its association with essential hypertension and plasma renin activity in Malaysian subjects: A case control study

Group Male Female
  M T M T
Hypertensives     
Malay 28 14 36 26
Chinese 10 10 28 20
Indian 1 3 9 17
Total 39 27 73 63
Normotensives     
Malay 25 5 48 12
Chinese 4 4 28 8
Indian 7 1 24 8
Total 36 10 100 28
χ 2 value 3.836 20.828
P * value 0.140 0.001
  1. *Significant values were obtained through the Chi-square test.