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Table 2 Genotype distribution of APOE gene in different groups

From: Apolipoprotein E gene polymorphism and the risk of cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes

Genotype CVD- CVD+
T2DM- (n = 211) T2DM+ (n = 247) T2DM- (n = 232) T2DM+ (n = 234)
E2/E2 1 (0.4%) 2 (1.2%) 1 (0.31%) 1 (0.21%)
E3/E3 160 (75.8%) 183 (74.1%) 144 (41.5%) 139 (50.4%)
E4/E4 1 (0.4%) 6 (4.6%) 4 (1.7%)
E2/E3 24 (11.4%) 16 (6.6%) 23 (4.7%) 20 (8.3%)
E2/E4 3 (1.2%) 12 (3.7%) 7 (2.9%)
E3/E4 25 (11.8%) 43 (17.3%) 46 (19.8%) 63 (26.9%)
p-value 0.75 0.12 0.03 0.67