Chromosome - 6 SNP - rs2267668 Gene Name - PPARD

Basic Information

Genotype Frequency
  • AA
  • AG
  • GG
Allele Frequency
  • A
  • G

SNP Expression Description

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General SNP Description

This SNP affects Lifestyle Intervention induced changes in overall adiposity, hepatic fat storage, and relative muscle mass. This SNP also affects the improvement of mitochondrial function, aerobic physical fitness, insulin sensitivity and is involved with a higher risk of Type 2 Diabetes.This gene is involved in the development of several chronic diseases, including diabetes, obesity, atherosclerosis, and cancer. The expression of this gene is found to be elevated in colorectal cancer cells. The function of this gene plays a role in regulating placental and gut development, fatty acid oxidation, adaptive thermogenesis, control of cell proliferation and differentiation and tissue repair.

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