The “major” C allele is associated with:

  • Body fat [R]

This SNP is associated with (unknown which alleles):

BMI and waist circumference [R]


Parent Gene: FTO

Importance: 2
Less common allele: A = 18%
More common allele: C = 82%
My Genotype: Log In
Risk Allele: A

Disease/Trait: Type Ii Diabetes Mellitus

The A allele of rs11642841 is reported to be associated with Type Ii Diabetes Mellitus (R) . Your genotype was not identified for this SNP so we are unable to comment on your association with Type 2 diabetes.