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HMGCR

From SNPedia
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Full name3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-CoA reductase
EntrezGene3156
PheGenI3156
VariationViewer3156
ClinVarHMGCR
GeneCardsHMGCR
dbSNP3156
DiseasesHMGCR
SADR3156
HugeNav3156
wikipediaHMGCR
googleHMGCR
gopubmedHMGCR
EVSHMGCR
HEFalMpHMGCR
MyGene2HMGCR
23andMeHMGCR
UniProtP04035
EnsemblENSG00000113161
OMIM142910
# SNPs11
 Max MagnitudeChromosome positionSummary
rs10045497075,340,659
rs12654264075,352,778
rs12916075,360,714
rs1723848475,352,671
rs17238540075,359,673
rs17244841075,347,030
rs3761740075,336,308
rs3846662075,355,259
rs3846663075,359,901
rs462957175,362,479
rs5908075,356,374

The HMGCR gene encodes HMG-CoA reductase, a protein best known as being the target for drugs designed to reduce cholesterol levels and thereby reduce the risk for heart disease.

SNPs in HMGCR can influence how well such drugs work; they include: