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SCARB1

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Full namescavenger receptor class B, member 1
EntrezGene949
PheGenI949
VariationViewer949
ClinVarSCARB1
GeneCardsSCARB1
dbSNP949
SADR949
HugeNav949
wikipediaSCARB1
googleSCARB1
gopubmedSCARB1
EVSSCARB1
HEFalMpSCARB1
MyGene2SCARB1
23andMeSCARB1
UniProtQ8WTV0
EnsemblENSG00000073060
OMIM601040
# SNPs13
 Max MagnitudeChromosome positionSummary
rs10846744124,827,879
rs11057820124,812,418
rs11057830124,822,507
rs11057841124,832,197
rs11057851124,844,233
rs1672879124,796,556
rs42380010124,863,717
rs47656230124,836,304
rs58882.5124,800,202
rs748306773124,800,125
rs838880124,777,047
rs838895124,785,146
rs99197130124,788,217

SCARB1, scavenger receptor B1, is a membrane protein in the liver and other tisuses that facilites uptake of cholesteryl esters from HDL, driving cholesterol from tissues to the liver. This is protective against atherosclerosis.

rs5888 affects serum HDL and has other health influences.