Chromosome - 1 SNP - rs1061170 Gene Name - CFH

Basic Information

  • SNP rs1061170
  • Chromosome 1
  • Gene Name CFH
  • Weight of evidence 663
Genotype Frequency
  • TT
  • CT
  • CC
  • --
Allele Frequency
  • T
  • C
  • --

SNP Expression Description

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General SNP Description

This SNP has been associated primarily with Age Related Macular Degeneration, and to a lesser extent, with longevity. This SNP is also strongly associated with both dry and wet AMD. The (C) alleles are significantly associated with increased susceptibility to early AMD in Taiwan Chinese populations. Disease associated with this gene include the following: Basal Laminar Drusen (BLD), Complement Factor H Deficiency (CFHD), Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome Atypical 1, Uremic Syndrome, Maculopathy age-related, Glomerulonephritis Membranoproliferative, Anemia Hemolytic Microangiopathic, Purpura Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic and Blindness.

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