|Dataset||GWAS Catalog SNP-Phenotype Associations|
|Category||disease or phenotype associations|
|Description||Diabetic nephropathy is a progressive kidney disease caused by angiopathy of capillaries in the kidney glomeruli. In type 2 diabetes hyperglycaemia starts after the forties, usually when the kidneys have already suffered the long‐term consequences of ageing and of other recognized promoters of chronic renal injury such as arterial hypertension, obesity, dyslipidaemia, and smoking. (Experimental Factor Ontology, EFO_0004997)|
|External Link||https://www.ebi.ac.uk/gwas/search?query=Type 2 diabetes nephropathy|
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3 genes associated with the Type 2 diabetes nephropathy phenotype in GWAS datasets from the GWAS Catalog SNP-Phenotype Associations dataset.