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Rs5082(C;C)

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saturated fat contributes to obesity
Is agenotype
ofrs5082
GeneAPOA2
Chromosome1
Position161,223,893
mentionedby
Magnitude2.5
ReputeBad
Geno Mag Summary
(C;C) 2.5 saturated fat contributes to obesity
(C;T) 0 normal risk
(T;T) 0 normal risk

[PMID 17446329] rs5082(C;C) associated with increased Body Mass Index and food intake in the Genetics of Lipid Lowering Drugs and Diet Network (GOLDN) Study.

news Tufts University scientists said they discovered men and women carrying the CC genotype demonstrated higher body mass index scores and a higher incidence of obesity, but only if they consumed a diet high in saturated fat.