Chromosome - 9 SNP - rs2010795 Gene Name - PDXK

Basic Information

  • SNP rs2010795
  • Chromosome 9
  • Gene Name PDXK
  • Weight of evidence 21
Genotype Frequency
  • GG
  • AG
  • AA
Allele Frequency
  • G
  • A

SNP Expression Description

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General SNP Description

This SNP is associated with an increased risk of Parkinson’s disease in the German cohort. However, the SNP is not associated with Parkinson Disease in the Italian population. This gene plays an important role in the conversion of vitamin B6 to pyridoxal-5-phosphate, an important cofactor in intermediary metabolism. Several psychiatric disorders are associated with this gene including Parkinson disease and Down Syndrome.