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Myopia

From SNPedia


Myopia is also known as nearsightedness. The following genes appear to be associated with myopia.

  • UMODL1
    • rs2839471 The T allele was associated with 1.68 greater risk of myopia in a study of more than 500 Japanese patients. [PMID 18535602]


Other SNPs have also been associated with high myopia: