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LCT

From SNPedia

is agene
is mentioned by
Full namelactase
EntrezGene3938
PheGenI3938
VariationViewer3938
ClinVarLCT
GeneCardsLCT
dbSNP3938
DiseasesLCT
SADR3938
HugeNav3938
wikipediaLCT
googleLCT
gopubmedLCT
EVSLCT
HEFalMpLCT
MyGene2LCT
23andMeLCT
UniProtP09848
EnsemblENSG00000115850
OMIM603202
# SNPs12
 Max MagnitudeChromosome positionSummary
rs1219089365135,807,131
rs1219089375135,829,593
rs16832011135,787,729
rs2322659135,798,089
rs3868338320135,817,352
rs3868338330135,807,214
rs3868338340135,804,812
rs3868338350135,800,639
rs3868338360135,794,751
rs3868338370135,789,747
rs3868338380135,833,177
rs49544490135,817,964

LCT is the gene that encodes for the lactase enzyme, enabling the digestion of lactose in milk. Lactase intolerance in adulthood is commonly a result of polymorphisms in the MCM6 gene.