Blood Viscosity Gene Set

Dataset dbGAP Gene-Trait Associations
Category disease or phenotype associations
Type trait
Description The internal resistance of the BLOOD to shear forces. The in vitro measure of whole blood viscosity is of limited clinical utility because it bears little relationship to the actual viscosity within the circulation, but an increase in the viscosity of circulating blood can contribute to morbidity in patients suffering from disorders such as SICKLE CELL ANEMIA andPOLYCYTHEMIA. (Experimental Factor Ontology, EFO_0004301)
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3 genes associated with the trait Blood Viscosity in GWAS and other genetic association datasets from the dbGAP Gene-Trait Associations dataset.

Symbol Name Standardized Value
MDGA2 MAM domain containing glycosylphosphatidylinositol anchor 2 0.609816
NKAIN2 Na+/K+ transporting ATPase interacting 2 0.537907
FAM65B family with sequence similarity 65, member B 0.256478