LOC560642

Ensembl ID:
ENSDARG00000057629
Human Orthologue:
SLC30A8
Human Description:
solute carrier family 30 (zinc transporter), member 8 [Source:HGNC Symbol;Acc:20303]
Mouse Orthologue:
Slc30a8
Mouse Description:
solute carrier family 30 (zinc transporter), member 8 Gene [Source:MGI Symbol;Acc:MGI:2442682]

Alleles

No alleles have been identified for ENSDARG00000057629 yet.

GWAS

This gene's human homologue has been identified in the following GWAS studies:

  • Asthma: Genome-wide association study identifies HLA-DP as a susceptibility gene for pediatric asthma in Asian populations. (View Study)
  • Fasting insulin-related traits: New genetic loci implicated in fasting glucose homeostasis and their impact on type 2 diabetes risk. (View Study)
  • Fasting insulin-related traits (interaction with BMI): A genome-wide approach accounting for body mass index identifies genetic variants influencing fasting glycemic traits and insulin resistance. (View Study)
  • Glycated hemoglobin levels: Novel association of HK1 with glycated hemoglobin in a non-diabetic population: a genome-wide evaluation of 14,618 participants in the Women's Genome Health Study. (View Study)
  • Obesity-related traits: Novel genetic loci identified for the pathophysiology of childhood obesity in the Hispanic population. (View Study)
  • Proinsulin levels: Genome-wide association identifies nine common variants associated with fasting proinsulin levels and provides new insights into the pathophysiology of type 2 diabetes. (View Study)
  • Type 2 diabetes: A genome-wide association study identifies novel risk loci for type 2 diabetes. (View Study)
  • Type 2 diabetes: A genome-wide association study of type 2 diabetes in Finns detects multiple susceptibility variants. (View Study)
  • Type 2 diabetes: A variant in CDKAL1 influences insulin response and risk of type 2 diabetes. (View Study)
  • Type 2 diabetes: Adiposity-related heterogeneity in patterns of type 2 diabetes susceptibility observed in genome-wide association data. (View Study)
  • Type 2 diabetes: Confirmation of multiple risk Loci and genetic impacts by a genome-wide association study of type 2 diabetes in the Japanese population. (View Study)
  • Type 2 diabetes: Genome-wide association analysis identifies loci for type 2 diabetes and triglyceride levels. (View Study)
  • Type 2 diabetes: Replication of genome-wide association signals in UK samples reveals risk loci for type 2 diabetes. (View Study)
  • Type 2 diabetes: Stratifying type 2 diabetes cases by BMI identifies genetic risk variants in LAMA1 and enrichment for risk variants in lean compared to obese cases. (View Study)
  • Type 2 diabetes: Twelve type 2 diabetes susceptibility loci identified through large-scale association analysis. (View Study)
  • Type 2 diabetes and other traits: Genetic variant near IRS1 is associated with type 2 diabetes, insulin resistance and hyperinsulinemia. (View Study)

(GWAS data comes from http://www.genome.gov/gwastudies/.)

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