rs1799969 is a SNP in the ICAM1 gene. It was significantly associated with sICAM-1 levels in Hispanics (p = 0.0001) [R].

The minor allele ''A'' is correlated with lower sICAM-1 (soluble Intercellular Adhesion Molecule 1) and has been associated with lower risk of type 1 diabetes [R1, R2].


Parent Gene: ICAM1

Importance: 4
Less common allele: A = 6%
More common allele: G = 94%
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Risk Allele: A, A

Disease/Trait: Icam-1 Measurement

The A allele of rs1799969 is reported to be associated with Icam-1 Measurement (R) . Your genotype was not identified for this SNP so we are unable to comment on your association with Soluble ICAM-1.

Disease/Trait: Blood Protein Measurement

rs1799969 is associated with Blood Protein Measurement . It is reported to association with Blood protein levels (EA, Intercellular adhesion molecule 1). No specific risk allele was identified in the study.