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Some news linked it to lactose intolerance:
- [PMID 19575818] Screening of variants for lactase persistence/non-persistence in populations from South Africa and Ghana.
- [PMID 22937140] Association of the European lactase persistence variant (LCT-13910 C>T polymorphism) with obesity in the Canary Islands.
- [PMID 23029545] Several different lactase persistence associated alleles and high diversity of the lactase gene in the admixed Brazilian population.
It is however a typo: “There was a typographical error in the rs number in the Abstract and Introduction. The correct rs number is rs4988235.”