The C (minor) allele is associated with:

  • A high level of glucose in the blood stream for obese patients (precursor to diabetes) (R).

The T (major) allele is associated with:

  • Decreased amount of adiponectin in the bloodstream, a risk factor for diabetes (R). 

  • Type 2 Diabetes in obese patients (R). 


Parent Gene: ADIPOQ

Importance: 3
Less common allele: C = 1%
More common allele: T = 99%
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