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Table 2 Elevation of IgG antibody titers (≥ 1:160) against Epstein-Barr viral capsid antigen (anti-EB-VCA titer) by IL-10 T-819C genotype, stratified by sex+

From: Association of Epstein-Barr virus antibody titers with a human IL-10 promoter polymorphism in Japanese women

IL-10 T-819C Genotype Women Men
  Number with anti-EB-VCA IgG titer ≥ 1:160/Total (%) Odds ratio of anti-EB-VCA IgG titer ≥ 1:160 (95% CI) Number with anti-EB-VCA IgG titer ≥ 1:160/Total (%) Odds ratio of anti-EB-VCA IgG titer ≥ 1:160 (95% CI)
T/T 29/54 (53.7) 1.00 (Reference) 32/56 (57.1) 1.00 (Reference)
T/C 38/57 (66.7) 1.72 (0.80–3.75) 32/51 (62.7) 1.26 (0.58–2.76)
C/C 10/12 (83.3) 4.31 (1.01–29.79) 5/11 (45.5) 0.63 (0.16–2.31)
   P-trend* = 0.037   P-trend* = 0.84
  1. *Armitage-Cochran Trend Test, adjusted for age
  2. +Trend difference between sexes: P = 0.097