The C allele is associated with:
- People with the C allele have an almost 30% reduced risk of dying during an 18 year follow-up study in the general population (R,R2).
- People with a C allele had better glucose tolerance indicated by 0.34 mmol/l lower glucose levels(R).
- Obese people with the C allele especially had better glucose tolerance (R).
The T allele is associated with:
- TT was at a higher risk for diabetes(8.91X risk) (R).