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Table 4 Comparison of the allele frequencies of rs-9939609/FTO between our study population with other population studies

From: Association of rs9939609-FTO with metabolic syndrome components among women from Mayan communities of Chiapas, Mexico

Gene/SNP   Allele frequency in our study Reference Allele Frequency (gnomAD [22] and The Page Study [23])
Allele Women from Chiapas, Mexico American populationa European populationa East Asian populationa African populationa Mexican populationb
FTO/RS9939609 T 0.8935 0.6820 0.5924 0.8621 0.5217 0.7442
p-value*    < 0.001  < 0.001 0.1341  < 0.001  < 0.001
A 0.1065 0.3179 0.4075 0.1379 0.4782 0.2558
p-value*    < 0.001  < 0.001 0.1341  < 0.001  < 0.001
  1. *Two-sample tests on the equality of proportions
  2. aData obtained from gnomAD
  3. bData obtained from The Page Study