The C (minor) allele is associated with:

  • Higher levels of tumor necrosis factor (TNF), which may cause an increase in cell death in the body.


Parent Gene: LTA, TNF

Importance: 3
Less common allele: C = 22%
More common allele: T = 78%
My Genotype: Log In
Risk Allele: C

Disease/Trait: Crohn's Disease

The C allele of rs1799964 is reported to be associated with Crohn's Disease (R) . Your genotype was not identified for this SNP so we are unable to comment on your association with Crohn's disease.