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rs1805008(C;T)

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Red hair carrier, higher risk of melanoma
Is agenotype
ofrs1805008
GeneMC1R
Chromosome16
Position89,919,736
mentionedby
Magnitude2.5
ReputeBad
Geno Mag Summary
(C;C) 0 common in clinvar
(C;T) 2.5 Red hair carrier, higher risk of melanoma
(T;T) 3 ~7-10x higher likelihood of red hair; higher risk of melanoma

[PMID 27403562] this genotype raises the melanoma risk 42% (95% CI, 15–76%) higher than that among persons not carrying a similar allele.