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Table 3 Allele and genotype distribution for 5-HTTLPR, 5-HTTLPR and STin2.VNTRs polymorphisms of the serotonin transporter gene

From: Association between serotonin transporter gene polymorphisms and increased suicidal risk among HIV positive patients in Uganda

5-HTTLPR
 Genotype distribution: Count (Frequency)
   L/L 358 (0.65)
   L/S 155 (0.28)
   S/S 38 (0.07)
5-HTTLPR/rs25531
 Genotype distribution Count (Frequency)
   L A /L A 223 (0.40)
   L A /S A 121 (0.22)
   L A /L G 116 (0.21)
   L A /S G 3 (0.01)
   S A /S A 34 (0.06)
   S A /L G 32 (0.06)
   L G /L G 23 (0.04)
   L G /S G 1 (0.00)
   S G /S G 4 (0.01)
STin2. VNTRs
 Genotype distribution Count (Frequency)
   12/12 317 (0.57)
   12/10 182 (0.33)
   10/10 55 (0.10)
  1. 5-HTTLPR, serotonin transporter linked polymorphic region; L, long allele; S, short allele; L/L, long long; L/S, long short and S/S, short short genotypes; L A , and S A are over expressing alleles while L G and S G are under expressing alleles of the 5-HTTLPR/rs25531 locus; STin2, Serotonin transporter intron 2; VNTRs, Variable number of tandem repeats; 10, 10 repeat VNTRs and 12, 12 repeat VNTRs for STin2 VNTRS