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rs1799930(A;G)

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Increased risk of hearing loss
Is agenotype
ofrs1799930
GeneNAT2
Chromosome8
Position18,400,593
mentionedby
Magnitude1.7
ReputeBad
Geno Mag Summary
(A;A) 2.8 Increased risk of hearing loss
(A;G) 1.7 Increased risk of hearing loss
(G;G) 0 Normal

5.2x risk of Age Related Hearing Impairment(ARHI), also known as presbycusis. This applies to the European and Turkish, but not Finnish populations. [PMID 16369173] [PMID 16369173]