[PMID 22495810] Association of genetic variants of human telomerase with colorectal polyps and colorectal cancer risk

[PMID 22795327] Selected polymorphisms of GSTP1 and TERT were associated with glioma risk in Han Chinese

[PMID 19836008] A genome-wide association study of lung cancer identifies a region of chromosome 5p15 associated with risk for adenocarcinoma.

[PMID 21116649] Genetic variants in telomere-maintaining genes and skin cancer risk.

[PMID 22267287] Telomere length and genetic variation in telomere maintenance genes in relation to ovarian cancer risk.

[PMID 22539396] hTERT cancer risk genotypes are associated with telomere length.

[PMID 23535824] Fine-mapping identifies multiple prostate cancer risk loci at 5p15, one of which associates with TERT expression.

[PMID 23812731] RTEL1 and TERT polymorphisms are associated with astrocytoma risk in the Chinese Han population.

[PMID 26042809] Association between the TERT Genetic Polymorphism rs2853676 and Cancer Risk: Meta-Analysis of 76 108 Cases and 134 215 Controls

[PMID 26320593] A single-nucleotide polymorphism of CCL21 rs951005 T>C is associated with susceptibility of polymyositis and such patients with interstitial lung disease in a Chinese Han population.


Parent Gene: TERT

Importance: 2
Less common allele: T = 25%
More common allele: C = 75%
My Genotype: Log In
Risk Allele: A

Disease/Trait: Central Nervous System Cancer

The A allele of rs2853676 is reported to be associated with Central Nervous System Cancer (R) . Your genotype was not identified for this SNP so we are unable to comment on your association with Glioma.