The “G” minor allele is associated with:

  • Higher frequency in patients with generalized inflammation of blood vessels (Wegener's granulomatosis). [R]

The “C” major allele is associated with:

  • Higher frequency of joint destruction in patients with arthritis. [R]

  • Higher amount of biomarkers related with arthritis. [R]


Parent Gene: CDK6

Importance: 3
Less common allele: G = 15%
More common allele: C = 85%
My Genotype: Log In
Risk Allele: G

Disease/Trait: Rheumatoid Arthritis

The G allele of rs42041 is reported to be associated with Rheumatoid Arthritis (R) . Your genotype was not identified for this SNP so we are unable to comment on your association with Rheumatoid arthritis.