Decreased adiponectin production (G)
The G (minor) allele is associated with:
A greater chance of artery plaque buildup in African Americans (AG/GG) (R).
Increased risk of type 2 diabetes in obese patients (R).
Increased risk of kidney damage caused by type 2 diabetes (R).
The A (major) allele is associated with:
- Elevated BMI (Mexican test subjects) (R).