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Table 3 Study characteristics from published studies on the relation of the TERT rs2736100 polymorphism to adenocarcinoma in this meta-analysis

From: The TERT rs2736100 Polymorphism and Cancer Risk: A Meta-analysis Based on 25 Case-Control Studies

ID First author Year Ethnicity Cancer type Source of controls Total Cases Controls HWE
        TT TG GG TT TG GG  
1 Jin(China)[21] 2009 Asian Adenocarcinoma PB 374 38 101 32 73 98 32 0.93
2 Wang(England)[22] 2010 European Adenocarcinoma PB 665 13 60 39 136 259 158 0.15
3 Kohno(Japan)[23] 2010 Asian Adenocarcinoma MIXED 2624 488 796 372 373 460 135 0.72
4 Hsiung(China-GELAC)[24] 2010 Asian Adenocarcinoma PB 1169 118 330 136 225 278 82 0.79
5 Hsiung(China-GELAC(replication))[24] 2010 Asian Adenocarcinoma PB 967 99 213 95 214 260 86 0.63
6 Hsiung(China-CAMSCH)[24] 2010 Asian Adenocarcinoma PB 474 47 88 53 87 154 45 0.09
7 Hsiung(Korea-SNU)[24] 2010 Asian Adenocarcinoma PB 503 70 109 38 114 141 31 0.19
8 Hsiung(Korea-KNUH)[24] 2010 Asian Adenocarcinoma PB 212 35 45 23 44 46 19 0.25
9 Hsiung(Korea-KUMC)[24] 2010 Asian Adenocarcinoma PB 149 20 37 9 31 41 11 0.66
10 Hsiung(China-WHLCS)[24] 2010 Asian Adenocarcinoma HB 295 19 48 22 65 104 37 0.68
11 MiKi(Japan)[25] 2010 Asian Adenocarcinoma MIXED 2904 291 498 215 696 890 314 0.30
12 MiKi(Japan(replication))[25] 2010 Asian Adenocarcinoma HB 8201 157 273 95 2830 3664 1182 0.94
13 MiKi(Korea)[25] 2010 Asian Adenocarcinoma HB 2015 174 277 106 567 692 199 0.60
14 Hu(China)[26] 2011 Asian Adenocarcinoma HB 13701 1148 2155 1020 3231 4533 1614 0.72
  1. PB: population based; HB: hospital based