Mechanism:

  • The C (minor) allele presumably causes lower levels of APOA5 protein (R)

The C (minor) allele is associated with:

  • Higher risk of Cardiovascular disease
  • 34% Increase in triglyceride concentration. (R)

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Parent Gene: APOA5

Importance: 4
Less common allele: C = 6%
More common allele: G = 94%
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