Table 5 Odds ratios of prostate cancer by binary genotypes of two internally validated microsatellite markers on chromosome 8p21–23

From: Prostate cancer susceptibility genes on 8p21–23 in a Dutch population

  Control Case Odds ratio P-value
D8S136
Long/long 116 18 1.00  
Long/short 83 49 3.80 8.59 × 10−06
Short/short 70 191 17.58 2.00 × 10−29
Test for trend     6.22 × 10−03
D8S520
Long/long 145 35 1.00  
Long/short 42 53 5.23 8.05 × 10−10
Short/short 82 174 8.79 1.76 × 10−23
Test for trend     2.62 × 10−22