Chromosome - 11 SNP - rs3135506 Gene Name - APOA5

Basic Information

Genotype Frequency
  • GG
  • CG
Allele Frequency
  • G
  • C

SNP Expression Description

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General SNP Description

This SNP is associated with severe Hypertriglyceridemia in the European population. This SNP is also associated with raised Triacylglycerol, LPL, Obesity, HDL Cholesterol, Cardiovascular Disease and Metabolic Syndrome. This gene plays an important role in regulating the plasma triglyceride levels, a major risk factor for Coronary Artery Disease. Diseases associated with this gene include the following: Hypertriglyceridemia, Dyslipidemia, Hyperlipoproteinemia Type 3, Cardiovascular Disease, Coronary Artery Disease, Coronary Heart Disease and Atherosclerosis.