Chromosome - 10 SNP - rs7903146 Gene Name - ADRA2A

Basic Information

Genotype Frequency
  • CT
  • CC
  • TT
Allele Frequency
  • T
  • C

SNP Expression Description

How does this fit in to your daily life?

Individuals with this SNP may wish to consider annual check-ups that include blood sugar and lipid panels to monitor for possibility of Diabetes and Cardiovascular related diseases. Additionally, individuals with a family history of Colorectal Cancer may wish to share this information with their primary care provider.

Further research is being conducted on this SNP, please consult with your physician before taking any action. Even though current research indicates the possibility that current diseases are associated with this SNP, individuals with this SNP should be aware that this does not necessarily indicate that such diseases are present nor likely.

For more information, please schedule a consult with one of our HealthCoach7 Genetic Specialist.

General SNP Description

This SNP influences Type 2 Diabetes although research indicates that this does not hold strong for the Arab population. The T allele of this SNP is also associated with an increased risk of Colorectal Cancer as well as Coronary Artery Disease in Diabetic patients. This gene plays a critical role in regulating neurotransmitter release from both the sympathetic nerves and adrenergic neurons in the central nervous system. This is important in keeping neuro-chemical balance of the brain. This gene is also associated with motion sickness, ADHD, Tourette syndrome, Schizophrenia, Mood Disorders and Obesity.

For more information, please schedule a consult with one of our HealthCoach7 Genetic Specialist.