The Minor "A" allele is associated with:

  • Each A= increases hunger and caloric intake, but not energy expenditure
  • Obesity
  • less brown fat and more white fat.
  • FTO correlates with galanin, an orexigenic peptide.

rs9939609

Parent Gene: FTO

Importance: 5
Less common allele: A = 34%
More common allele: T = 66%
My Genotype: Log In
Risk Allele: A, A, A, A, A, A

Disease/Trait: Type Ii Diabetes Mellitus

The A allele of rs9939609 is reported to be associated with Type Ii Diabetes Mellitus (R) . Your genotype was not identified for this SNP so we are unable to comment on your association with Type 2 diabetes.

Disease/Trait: Body Mass Index

The A allele of rs9939609 is reported to be associated with Body Mass Index (R) . Your genotype was not identified for this SNP so we are unable to comment on your association with Body mass index.

Disease/Trait: Body Mass Index

The A allele of rs9939609 is reported to be associated with Body Mass Index (R) . Your genotype was not identified for this SNP so we are unable to comment on your association with Body mass index.

Disease/Trait: Body Mass Index

The A allele of rs9939609 is reported to be associated with Body Mass Index (R) . Your genotype was not identified for this SNP so we are unable to comment on your association with Biomedical quantitative traits (BMI).

Disease/Trait: Age At Menarche

The A allele of rs9939609 is reported to be associated with Age At Menarche (R) . Your genotype was not identified for this SNP so we are unable to comment on your association with Menarche (age at onset).

Disease/Trait: Type Ii Diabetes Mellitus

The A allele of rs9939609 is reported to be associated with Type Ii Diabetes Mellitus (R) . Your genotype was not identified for this SNP so we are unable to comment on your association with Type 2 diabetes (Obese).

Disease/Trait: High Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Measurement

rs9939609 is associated with High Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Measurement (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related disease endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Triglyceride Measurement

rs9939609 is associated with Triglyceride Measurement (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related disease endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Body Mass Index

rs9939609 is associated with Body Mass Index (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related disease endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Systolic Blood Pressure

rs9939609 is associated with Systolic Blood Pressure (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related disease endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Diastolic Blood Pressure

rs9939609 is associated with Diastolic Blood Pressure (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related disease endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Total Cholesterol Measurement

rs9939609 is associated with Total Cholesterol Measurement (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related disease endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Glucose Measurement

rs9939609 is associated with Glucose Measurement (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related disease endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Hematocrit

rs9939609 is associated with Hematocrit (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related disease endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Ventricular Rate Measurement

rs9939609 is associated with Ventricular Rate Measurement . It is reported to association with Age-related disease endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: High Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Measurement

rs9939609 is associated with High Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Measurement (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related diseases, mortality and associated endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Triglyceride Measurement

rs9939609 is associated with Triglyceride Measurement (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related diseases, mortality and associated endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Body Mass Index

rs9939609 is associated with Body Mass Index (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related diseases, mortality and associated endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Atrial Fibrillation

rs9939609 is associated with Atrial Fibrillation (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related diseases, mortality and associated endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Heart Failure

rs9939609 is associated with Heart Failure (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related diseases, mortality and associated endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Systolic Blood Pressure

rs9939609 is associated with Systolic Blood Pressure (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related diseases, mortality and associated endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Diastolic Blood Pressure

rs9939609 is associated with Diastolic Blood Pressure (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related diseases, mortality and associated endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Diabetes Mellitus

rs9939609 is associated with Diabetes Mellitus (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related diseases, mortality and associated endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Coronary Heart Disease

rs9939609 is associated with Coronary Heart Disease (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related diseases, mortality and associated endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Stroke

rs9939609 is associated with Stroke (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related diseases, mortality and associated endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Total Cholesterol Measurement

rs9939609 is associated with Total Cholesterol Measurement (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related diseases, mortality and associated endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Glucose Measurement

rs9939609 is associated with Glucose Measurement (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related diseases, mortality and associated endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Hematocrit

rs9939609 is associated with Hematocrit (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related diseases, mortality and associated endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Mortality

rs9939609 is associated with Mortality (R) . It is reported to association with Age-related diseases, mortality and associated endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Cancer

rs9939609 is associated with Cancer . It is reported to association with Age-related diseases, mortality and associated endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.

Disease/Trait: Ventricular Rate Measurement

rs9939609 is associated with Ventricular Rate Measurement . It is reported to association with Age-related diseases, mortality and associated endophenotypes. No specific risk allele was identified in the study.