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rs2842992

Parent Gene: SOD2
Importance: 3
Minor Allele: G = 32%
Major Allele: A = 68%
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Disease/Trait: Age-Related Macular Degeneration

rs2842992 is associated with Age-Related Macular Degeneration(R). It is reported to increased association with Age-related macular degeneration (GA). No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Reported risk allele frequency: 20.30%
Reported genes: SOD2
Odds ratio: 1.43
Risk Allele: None (P=3.00*10-7)
Context: intergenic_variant
Study title: Heritability and genome-wide association study to assess genetic differences between advanced age-related macular degeneration subtypes. (R)
Initial sample size: 819 European ancestry geographic atrophy cases, 4,134 European ancestry controls
Replication sample size:
Journal: Ophthalmology (R)
Year published: June 15, 2012
Strength of evidence: Strong