- Decreases the body’s ability to produce adiponectin (A).
- Lower adiponectin levels in plasma (Type 2 diabetes indicator) (A) (R) (R).
The A (minor) allele is associated with:
Higher prostate cancer risk (R).
Higher risk of Type 2 Diabetes in obese patients (R).
The G (major) allele is associated with:
- Higher BMI levels (white women) (R).