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Table 2 C4A and C4B gene dosage in a healthy cohort determined by the presented qPCR method. Comparison to earlier data obtained by Southern-blot analysis [28]

From: Real-time PCR quantification of human complement C4A and C4B genes

C4A genes C4B genes
Gene dosage Present work Published data Gene dosage Present work Published data
  Number (%)   Number (%)
0 2 (1.7) 2 (1.6) 0 1 (0.8) 1 (0.8)
1 18 (15.3) 26 (20.3) 1 24 (20.3) 26 (20.3)
2 65 (55.1) 73 (57.0) 2 75 (63.6) 90 (70.3)
3 30 (25.4) 24 (18.8) 3 18 (15.3) 10 (7.8)
4 3 (2.5) 3 (2.3) 4 0 (0.0) 1 (0.8)
Total 118 (100) 128 (100)   118 (100) 128 (100)
χ2 test p = 0.7023   p = 0.3632