Chromosome - 9 SNP - rs12722 Gene Name - COL5A1

Basic Information

  • SNP rs12722
  • Chromosome 9
  • Gene Name COL5A1
  • Weight of evidence 10
Genotype Frequency
  • CT
  • TT
  • CC
  • --
Allele Frequency
  • T
  • C
  • --

SNP Expression Description

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General SNP Description

This SNP is considered to be a novel genetic marker for endurance running performance. This SNP is also a potential marker for a history of exercise-related muscle cramping and is associated with the development of bilateral quadriceps tendon rupture. This SNP was found to significantly associate with chronic Achilles tendinopathy. Mutations in this gene are associated with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, types I and II, Nail-patella Syndrome, Connective Tissue Diseases, Collagen Fibril and Genetic Disorder. For more information, please schedule a consult with one of our HealthCoach7 Genetic Specialist.