Guanine Nucleotide Binding Protein (G protein), β Polypeptide 3

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General Description

Research indicates that genetic variations are key for understanding the genetic basis of complex traits and diseases. Variants can influence phenotypes, the susceptibility of an individual to disease, drug response and human genome evolution. Many SNPs have been associated with common disorders such as diabetes, obesity, and cardiovascular diseases. Further research into identifying the risk factors and understanding the biology of risk variants would enable a more complete view of these conditions and lead to improved disease treatment and prevention.

Focus

Research indicates that the C825T polymorphism in BNB3 is associated with obesity in various populations.

Target Disease/Application

Guanine Nucleotide Binding Protein (G protein), β Polypeptide 3

Assay ID Clinical Name Gene Symbol Gene Name dbSNP ID  
C___2184734_10 GNB3 C825T GNB3 Guanine nucleotide binding protein (G protein), β-polypeptide 3 rs5443

Specifications

General Specifications

# of assays: 1
Technology: TaqMan® Assays
Scale: Available in multiple scales
Intended Use: Research Use Only

Contents and Storage

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Citations & References (1)

  • Worldwide Ethnic Distribution of the G Protein b3 Subunit 825T Allele and Its Association with Obesity in Caucasian, Chinese, and Black African Individuals.

Authors
Siffert W, et.al.
Journal
J Am Soc Nephrology (1999) 10:1921–1930.