The Major "T" allele is associated with:

  • Decreased levels of LXR protein. 
  • 1.75X higher risk of developing Alzheimer's (when combined with another snp) (TT) (R).
  • Increased risk of Tuberculosis...LXR protects against Tuberculosis (R).
  • CT had a higher risk of IBD, but not significantly higher (P=.11) (R). 

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Parent Gene: LXR

Importance: 3
Less common allele: C = 37%
More common allele: T = 63%
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