rs1047840, also known as K589E, is a SNP in the EXO1 gene.
A study of 1,272 breast cancer Taiwanese patients concluded that the rs1047840(A) allele conferred a significantly (p=0.000025) increased risk of breast cancer.[PMID 19846925]
[PMID 19515603] Interaction of Exo1 genotypes and smoking habit in oral cancer in Taiwan
[PMID 20337148] Single-nucleotide polymorphism of the Exo1 gene: association with gastric cancer susceptibility and interaction with smoking in Taiwan
[PMID 22146767] A Single Nucleotide Polymorphism in EXO1 Gene is Associated With Cervical Cancer Susceptibility in Chinese Patients
[PMID 22573488] EGFR exon 19 in-frame deletion and polymorphisms of DNA repair genes in never-smoking female lung adenocarcinoma patients
[PMID 18079015] Potentially functional polymorphisms of EXO1 and risk of lung cancer in a Chinese population: A case-control analysis.
[PMID 18191955] Correlating observed odds ratios from lung cancer case-control studies to SNP functional scores predicted by bioinformatic tools.
[PMID 18559551] Pathway analysis of single-nucleotide polymorphisms potentially associated with glioblastoma multiforme susceptibility using random forests.
[PMID 19331228] Lung cancer susceptibility and genetic polymorphisms of Exo1 gene in Taiwan.