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Volume 17, Number 12—December 2011

Research

A Pilot Study of Host Genetic Variants Associated with Influenza-associated Deaths among Children and Young Adults1

Jill M. FerdinandsComments to Author , Amy M. Denison, Nicole F. Dowling, Heather A. Jost, Marta L. Gwinn, Lindy Liu, Sherif R. Zaki, and David K. Shay
Author affiliations: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

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Figure 1

Variant frequency and 95% confidence intervals for fatal influenza cases compared with the NHANES reference group for 8 single-nucleotide polymorphisms. Allele frequency did not differ significantly between cases and the reference group for any single-nucleotide polymorphism. NHANES, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Error bars represent confidence intervals.

Figure 1. Variant frequency and 95% confidence intervals for fatal influenza cases compared with the NHANES reference group for 8 single-nucleotide polymorphisms. Allele frequency did not differ significantly between cases and the reference group for any single-nucleotide polymorphism. NHANES, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Error bars represent confidence intervals.

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1Portions of this study were presented at the Options for the Control of Influenza VII meeting, September 3–7, 2010, Hong Kong.

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